The Indian Analyst

No.

Findspot

Dynasty

King Date

Language
and
alphabet

Remarks

 

MADRAS PROVINCE

 

   

 

 

 

CUDDAPAH DISTRICT
PULIVENDLA TALUK

 

   

 

 

1

Ahōbaḷapuram.─Slab lying near Ahōbaḷēśvara temple.

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Rākshasa, Kārtika, śu. 11.

Telugu

In late characters. Records the setting up of the balipīṭha to the god Ahōbalēśvara by Kannaya, son of Sāraṁ Nāganna.

2

Balapanūru.─Stone set up in-side the compound of the Śiva temple.

Bāṇa

Davaḷoyarāja ..

Do.

Damaged and partly broken. In characters of about the 8th century A.D. Records the gift of pannasa by the king.

3

Fragment of stone built into a plat- form inside the compound of the same temple.

Vijayanagara

Sadāśivadēva Mahārāya

Śaka 14[76] Ānanda. Chaitra, [ba. 7], Thursday. Irregu-lar.

Do.

Fragmentary. Mentions Gōparāju.

4

Gurijāla.─Stone lying near the dilapidated temple of Vighnēś- vara.

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Śaka 14 ., Pramā- dīcha, Jyēshṭha, śu. 10.

Do.

Fragmentary and damaged. Seems to record some gift made to two individuals (name lost).

5

Stone set up near the same temple.

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Parīdhāvi, Kārttika, ba 2, Thursday.

Do.

In characters of about the 17th century A.D. Records certain oncessions granted to the farmers (kāṁpu) of Guri- jāla by Mahāmaṇḍalēśvara Tirumalarāja Veṁgaḷarājadēva.

6

Stone set up in a field named rāti-paṁpu-chēnu near the village.

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Śaka …., Ānanda, Jyēshṭha, śu. 10.

Do.

Damaged and incomplete. Seems to record a gift of land by Basaya. Mentions Mahāmaṇḍalēśvara Tirumalarāju Veṁ- gaḷarāju.

7

Kasanūru.─Slab built into the southern side of the platform of the Chennakēśava temple.

Vijayanagara

Sadāśivadēva Mahārāya, ruling from, Vidyānagara.

Śaka 147[5], Pra- mādīcha, Bhādra- pada, ba……

Do.

Damaged. Seems to record a gift to god Chennakēśvara of Śivanūru alias Tiruvēṁgaḷa-Nellūru by some members of the Dommari (acrobat) community.

8

Stone lying near a well in the village

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Do.

Damaged and fragmentary. In characters of about the 16th century A.D.

9

Stone set up in the same place

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Do.

Damaged. In characters of about the 15th century A.D.

10

Stone lying by the side of the road leading to the market.

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Do.

Mutilated. Mentions Aggaḷaya. In characters of about the 9th century A. D.

11

Stone set up near the Āñjanēya temple inside the village.

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Do.

In characters of about the 8th century A. D. Seems to record a gift of land as pannasa.