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South Indian Inscriptions


 

(INSCRIPTION COLLECTED DURING THE YEAR 1908-09)

rashtrakuta

Krishna III

No. 391 (Page No 254)

(A. R. No. 370 of 1909)

Siddhalingamadam, Tirukkoyilur Taluk, South Arcot District Same wall.

Kannaradeva (Krishna III): Year 18=957 A.D. 

This inscription records a gift of ¼ sey of land in the southern hamlet called Koliyur of Sirringur, a brahmadeya in Kurukkaik-korram in Maladu alias Janantha-valanadu, by the assembly (sabhi) of the place to the dancing woman named Tiruppulippagavar Nirttavitanki and her descendants, as tax-free nirttabogam, for performing dance before the image of the god Tiruppulinpagavar when it was taken out in procession.

No. 396 (Page No 256)

(A. R. No. 374 of 1909)

Siddhalingamadam, Tirukkoyilur Taluk, South Arcot District Same wall.

(Kannaradeva) Krishna III: Year 5==943-44 A.D. 

This inscription is damaged and refers to the king as one ‘who took Kachchi and Tanjai’. 

It records a gift of land by the sabhai (assembly) of Sirringur, a Brahmadeyam in Kurukkaik-kurram in Maladu, as devadana for offerings to the god Tiruppulippagavar of the place.  It is stated that the sabhai had exempted this land from the payment of the levies sillirai and echchoru.

No. 406 (Page No 264)

(A. R. No. 385 of 1909)

Siddhalingamadam, Tirukkoyilur Taluk, South Arcot District Same wall.

Kannaradeva (KrishnaIII): Year 24=962-63 A.D. 

This inscription records a gift by a certain Tirunavukkaraisi of one gong and three trumpets towards which he gave a sum of 5 kalanju of pon to the temple of the god Tiruppulipagavar of Sirringur, a brahmadeyam.  It is stated that the temple managers (koyiludaiyar) received the gift and agreed to provide the above-mentioned articles to the temple.

 

 

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