The Indian Analyst
 

South Indian Inscriptions

 
 

Contents

Preface

Introduction

Dynastic Index

Topographical Index

Text of the Inscriptions 

Chalukyas Eastern

Cholas

Pandya

Dutch

Hoysalas

Kakatiyas

Marathas of Tanjore 

Pallava

Qutb Shahis

Rashtrakuta

Reddis

Rulers of Kongu

Sambuvarayas

Vijayanagara

Other Feudatories

Miscellaneous

Other South-Indian Inscriptions 

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Volume 15

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Volume 22
Part 1

Volume 22
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Volume 23

Volume 24

Volume 26

Volume 27

Tiruvarur

Darasuram

Konerirajapuram

Tanjavur

Annual Reports 1935-1944

Annual Reports 1945- 1947

Corpus Inscriptionum Indicarum Volume 2, Part 2

Corpus Inscriptionum Indicarum Volume 7, Part 3

Kalachuri-Chedi Era Part 1

Kalachuri-Chedi Era Part 2

Epigraphica Indica

Epigraphia Indica Volume 3

Epigraphia
Indica Volume 4

Epigraphia Indica Volume 6

Epigraphia Indica Volume 7

Epigraphia Indica Volume 8

Epigraphia Indica Volume 27

Epigraphia Indica Volume 29

Epigraphia Indica Volume 30

Epigraphia Indica Volume 31

Epigraphia Indica Volume 32

Paramaras Volume 7, Part 2

Śilāhāras Volume 6, Part 2

Vākāṭakas Volume 5

Early Gupta Inscriptions

Archaeological Links

Archaeological-Survey of India

Pudukkottai

(INSCRIPTION COLLECTED DURING THE YEAR 1908-09)

DUTCH

 

DUTCH

 

Dutch officers of  17th century

No. 69 (Page No 44)

(A. R. No. 66 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the first pilaster in the upper verandah of the Orukalmandapa on the hill.

These record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited the Mandapa in the 17th century. 

No. 70 (Page No 44)

(A. R. No. 67 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the first pillar in the upper verandah of the Orukalmandapa on the hill. 

These record signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th century. 

No. 71  (Page No 45)

(A. R. No. 68 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the second pillar in the upper verandah of the Orukal-manadapa,

on the hill. 

These are records of the signatures of the Dutch officer who visited this manadapa in the 17th century. 

No. 72 (Page No 47)

(A. R. No. 69 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the second pilaster in the upper verandah of the Orukal-mandapa,

on the hill. 

These record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th century. 

No. 73 (Page No 47)

(A. R. No. 70 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the first pillar in the lower verandah of the Orukal-mandapa,  on the hill.                                             

These record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th and 18th centuries. 

No. 74 (Page No 48)

(A. R. No. 71 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the second pillar in the lower verandah of the Orukal-mandapa, on the hill.

These record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this manadapa in the 17th century. 

No. 75 (Page No 49)

(A. R. No. 72 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the third pillar in the lower verandah of the Orukal-mandapa, on the hill. 

These record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th century.

Dutch officers of 17-18th centuries

No. 76 (Page No 50)

(A. R. No. 73 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the fourth pillar in the lower verandah of the Orukal-mandapa, on the hill. 

These are records of the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th and 18th centuries. 

No. 77 (Page No 50)

(A. R. No. 74 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

On the walls of the lower verandah of the Orukal-mandapa, on the hill. 

These miscellaneous writings also record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this mandapa in the 17th and 18th centuries. 

No. 78 (Page No  )

(A. R. No. 75 of 1909)

Tirukkalukkunram, Chingleput Taluk, Chingleput District

At the entrance into one of the temple kitchens on the hill. 

Of these miscellaneous writings, some record the signatures of the Dutch officers who visited this place in the 17th and 18the centuries and some, in Tamil and Telugu, record the donations of South Indians.

 

GAJAPATIS

Prataparudra-Gajapati

No. 48 (Page No 34)

(A. R. No. 47 of 1909)

Undavalli, Guntur Taluk, Guntur District

On a Pillar set up in front of the Bhaskaresvara Temple.

Prataparudra-Gajapati : 1556 A.D.

Published in S.I.I., Vol. XVI, No. 737.

GANGA, EASTERN

Vira-Narasingadeva

No. 101 (Page No 65)

(A. R. No. 98 of 1909)

Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam Taluk, Visakhapatnam District

On a stone lying near Paravastu Rangacharya’s house in the same village.

ViraNarasimhadeva : Year 15 : Saka 1172=1249-50 A.D. (1234-35 A.D. ?) 

This inscription records the gift of a mandapa called Sanivara-mandapa to the temple of Karumani [k*]ka-Alvar at [Visa]khapattinam alias Kulottungasola-pattanam by a merchant who was a native of Pandalayini-kkollam.

Anantavarmadeva

No. 102 (Page No 66)

(A. R. No. 99 of 1909)

Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam Taluk, Visakhapatnam District

On a tomb-stone on the Darga-hill in the village.1603 A.D.

Published in Epigraphia Indo-Moslemica,

Vol. [?] No. [?]

GOBBUR CHIEF

Obarajyadeva

No. 351 (Page No 230)

(A. R. No. 332 of 1909)

Kuvam, Tiruvallore Taluk, Chingleput District Same wall.

Mahamandalesvara Gobburi Obaraiyadeva-maharasayyan : Saka, 1532,

Sadharana, Margali 1, Friday=1610 A.D., November 30. 

This inscription records the assignment of providing for special daily worship connected with the special festival of Tiruppaliyeluchchi during the month of Margali, of the god Tiruvirkolamudaiyar.  The assignment was made by Kanchi [....]ppa-mudaliyar, the agent and the parapattiyam of the ruler, Guruvappar of Madippura-Uppalappadi, Venkittappar of Kadaikkuttu-Venumpakkam, Tiyagapillai of Tiruvorriyur and the uravar (local residents) of Kuvam.  It is stated that the rate for a day was probably 4 panam.  The allotment of days is given as fallows: Tanattar 1 day; Madirantaka Viluppparaiyar Arasar and others 6 days; Udayadittadevar and others 4 days; Vengiyar and others 3 days; Tondaimans 3 days; Irunganur-kilavar 4 days; Kumara [...] 4 days; kaikolas 1 day, Kaval Perumal-nayakkar 1 day; Urkkanakku (village accountant) 1 day; and urp-podu (the local villagers) 2 days. 

It is stated that this system should continue hereditarily by the families of the above-mentioned groups and the decision was taken to this effect in front of the shrine of the god of Tirukkovil-isvaran.

The Birmarayar Tiruppichcharar-nayinan was the signatory.

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