The Indian Analyst

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Pedestal of the Durgā image in the same temple.

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States that the image of Durgidēvī was made by Kaṇṇiya Bīvayya, son of Kaṇṇiya Ja[k]aya.

182

Hero-stone outside the same temple

Kadamba

Kīrtidēva

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States that when Mahāmaṇḍalika Hoysaṇara Sōma attacked
Bāḷeyahaḷḷi, Kammāra Bōkōja fought and died. Bōkōja is stated to be the son of Kammāra Dāsōja and a grant of land was made in recognition of his sacrifice.

183

Second hero-stone in the same place

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The lower portion is lost. Mentions Yāragārara Aytamana
Bammōja.

184

Third hero-stone in the same place

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Śaka 1081, Bahudhānya, Phālguna śu. 14, Sunday. Irregular.

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Records the death of Taileya, son of Suragiya Bhōgiseṭṭi in a cattle raid on Sēvakarige (modern Śāvikēri) by Sōveya Sāvanta of Hānuṅgal.

185

Fourth hero-stone in the same place

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Incomplete. Seems to record the death of one Beḷagāvuṇḍa
and describes the fight.

186

Fifth hero-stone in the same place

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Śaka 1084, Vishu, Chaitra,
Puṇṇami, Sunday = A.D.
1161, March 12, Sunday ; f.d.
t. ∙48. The Śaka year was current.

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Records the death, in a fight, of Jaregāra Kāṭiga, a servant of Beḷagāvuṇḍa, son of Mallavūra Ayyamōja.

187

Sixth hero-stone in the same place

Kadamba

Kirtidēva

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Registers a gift of land made to Sēṇiga Sōmanātha, who
sacrificed his life in a fight at the command of Mahāprabhu
Beḷagāvuṇḍa of Sēvakari (modern Śāvikēri).

188

Seventh hero-stone in the same place

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Śaka 1085, Svabhānu,
Śrāvaṇa, śu. Puṇṇami,
= A. D. 1163, July 17,
Wednesday ; ∙43.

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Slightly damaged. Seems to record the death of a
hero Bammaṇa, son of Dāsayya (at the command of)
Peḷagāvuṇḍa in a fight when the village Bāḷēhaḷḷi was
attacked.

189

Eighth hero stone in the same place

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Śaka 1085, Svabhānu,
Jyēshṭha, ba. 14, Sunday=
A. D. 1163 June 2, Sunday ; ∙62.

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Records the death of the hero Bammaṇa, son of Sammagāra
Nannōja, in the fight, at the command of Beḷagāvuṇḍa,
when Bāḷeyahaḷḷi was attacked by prabhu Kallagāvuṇḍa of Hanippaḷḷi.

190

Niśidhi slab outside the local school

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Damaged. Records the death of a person (name lost).

191

Niśidhi stone n the same place

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Śubhakṛit, Mārgaśira, ba. 10,
Friday.

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Records the death by samādhi of Sāyi-Gavuḍi, wife of
Nāga-Gauḍa of Bāḷeyahaḷḷi and lay disciple of
Mādhavachandradēva.

192

Bammanahaḷḷi.─Slab in the compound of Ningappa Mudukaṇṇavar.

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Jyēshṭha, ba. 30, solar
eclipse.

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Damaged. Records a gift of land made by a Nāyaka (name lost) of Nīḍisige to Chennarasa, son of Raṁgarasa. In characters of the 15th century.

193

Daśarathkop.─Slab outside the village

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Damaged. Registers a gift to the god Sōmanātha of Bilavaḍike by the Twelve-hundred. The charity was to be protected by Heggaḍe Jukkayya Būkayya. In characters of the 12th century.

194

Guḍuguḍi.─Slab outside the temple of
Pārvatamma.

Western
Chāḷukya

Vikramāditya

 

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Refers to the construction of a tank. In characters of the 7-8th century.