DURING THE YEAR 1908-09)
MARATHAS OF TANJORE
Marathas Of Tanjore
No. 1(Page No 1)
(A. R. No. 1 of 1909)
Tirutturaippundi Taluk, Tanjavur District
Slab kept in the
Siddharmadam on the sea-shore.
It is in Nagari characters and Marathi
It refers to Baba-Gosavi, son of
Setu[ba]va-svami, described as advi(vait)-agresara,And mentions
rajadhiraja maharajaraje Pratapasiha, (and his son),
maharajadhirajivaraje Tulaja-maharaja, svamibhakti-dhuramdhara-raje
Amnajirava and raisa bhgvata Davagothage, son of a certain
setha, probably named Ge[ga]. It ends with a benediction.
1 Srimat advet=agresara raje
2 jiva Rajasri-baba-Gosavi Rajadhiraja
3 jaraje sri-Pratapasiha
4 maharaja Svami-bhakti-dhuramdhara-raje
5 Se[tha] Ge[ge] chiramjiva raisa
bhagavata Davagothage samte. Sva
6 dattara aravidim salani matama va
niramtara phala ase
Nos. 54 to 56
(Page No 35)
(A. R. Nos. 52 to 54 of
Taluk, Chitaldroog District
On the Brahmagiri, Yanumula-Timmayya and
Jantinga-Ramesvara rocks at Siddapura.Asoka
Published in C.I.I., Vol. I. p. xxvii.
Nos. 87 to 99
(Page No 65)
(A. R. Nos. 84 to
96 of 1909)
Berhampur Taluk, Ganjam District
On a rock in the
Published in C.I.I., Vol. I, pages XV and
Sheik Musa Miyya Sahib
(Page No 35)
(A. R. No. 55 of 1909)
Saidapet Taluk, Chingleput Disrtict
On a slab set up
near a well in the village.
Published in S.I.I., Vol. X, No. 780
NAYAKAS OF MADURA
(Page No 537)
(A. R. No. 697 of 1909)
Taluk, Tiruchirappalli District
A Slab set up in a
street of the same village.
Vijayatanga-Chokkanatha_Nayaka : S. 1650, Kali 4829, Kilaka, Purattadi
[ . . ] 10, Tuesday,
Avittam=1728 A. D., October 1. The paksha was sukla.
This inscription is damaged in some
It records a gift of land for worship in
the temple of Tirunedungalanatasvami by a certain
Subbiramaniya-mudaliyar, son of Vadamalaiyappa-mudaliyar, the agent of
the ruler and one Sambayarayar.
NAYAKAS OF TANJORE
Vijaya Raghava (?)
No. 655 (Page No. 439)
(A. R. No. 614 of 1909)
Kumbakonam Taluk, Thanjavur District
South wall of the
central shrines in the same temple.
Saka 1566, Tarana,
Karttigai 17, Saturday, Rohini=1644 A.D.,
November 16. The
nakshatra was Svati.
This inscription records a gift of 3 and 8
ma (i.e., 68 ma) of punjai land in Gangadharanallur providing mask,
pitambaram, private bathing and scents to smear with, to the image of
the god Saranathasvami and a gift of 1/1/2 (10 ma) of nanjai land
(probably in the same place) in favour of the shrine of the shrine of
Alvar, by a certain Govindadasan, for the merit of the ruler
Vijayaraghavabhupalan. It is stated that the gift-land was given away to
a certain Sugandam Appagar with the stipulation that he and his
progenies should carry out the object of the gift.