Sunga Empire
The Sunga Empire (Sanskrit: शुंग राजवंश) or Shunga Empire was an ancient Indian dynasty from Magadha that controlled vast areas of the Indian Subcontinent from around 187 to 78 BCE. The dynasty wa...
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Pusyamitra Sunga
Pushyamitra Sunga (Sanskrit:पुष्यमित्र शुंगा Puṣyamitra Śuṅga) (185–149 BCE) was the founder and first King of the Sunga Dynasty in Northern India.Pushyamitra was originally a Senapati (General) of th...
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Decline of Buddhism in India
The decline of Buddhism in India, the land of its birth, occurred for a variety of reasons and happened even as it continued to flourish beyond the frontiers of India.Buddhism had seen a steady growth...
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Agnimitra
Agnimitra (Sanskrit: अग्निमित्र) (reigned 149–141 BCE) was the second King of the Sunga Dynasty of northern India. He succeeded his father, Pushyamitra Sunga, in 149 BCE. The Vayu Purana and...
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Vasumitra
Vasumitra (or Sumitra, according to the d manuscript of the Matsya Purana) (born ???, reigned 131–124 BCE, died 124 BCE), was the fourth King of the Sunga Dynasty of Northern India. He was the so...
Vasujyeshtha
Vasujyetha (b. ???, r. 141–131 BCE, d. 131 BCE) was the third King of the Sunga Dynasty of Northern India. His reign was not well documented, thus little is known about him. He is credited with ...