The Indian Analyst

Serial
No.

Findspot

Dynasty

King

Date

Language
and alphabet

Remarks

 

DHARWAR DISTRICT─concld.
HANGAL TALUK─concld.
Mantagi─concld.

 

 

 

 

 

215

A third hero-stone in the same place

Rāshṭrakūṭa

Akālavarsha Kannara

..

Kannaḍa

Damaged. Records the death of a hero. Mentions Siri-
Gāmuṇḍa and the village Mantage.

216

Round a pillar outside the temple of
Īśvara.

Kadamba

Tailapa

..

Do.

Registers a gift of land for the temple of god Śōmēśvara made to Kēdāraśakti-paṇḍita, by the Thousand, the Aruvattokkalu and others of agrahāra Mantage when Tailapa was governing Banavāsi 12,000.

217

A hero-stone in the same place

….

….

..

Do.

Broken and damaged. Mentions a Gauḍa (name lost). In characters of the 14th century.

218

Slab in the field called Pālaki-gadde

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….

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Do.

States that this is the boundary stone of Sāgaravaḷḷi, a village
belonging to the temple of god Billēśvara of Hānuṅgal.

219

Slab outside the local school

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….

..

Do.

States that this is the gift property (mānya) of Hariya-[ṇṇabha]ṭṭa of Bhāradvāja gōtra, Āśvalāyana sūtra and
Ṛik śākhe.

220

Hero-stone outside the temple of Basa-
vaṇṇa.

….

….

Śaka 1 ….. Raudri, ……..

Do.

Broken and damaged. Seems to record the death of a person when Mantage was attacked.

221

Another hero-stone in the same place

[Vijayanagara]

Dēvarāya Mahārāya

…… śu. 11, Wednesday

Do.

Damaged and mutilated.

222

Niḍaśiṅgi.─Slab on the tank bund

Western Chāḷukya

Tribhuvanamalladēva

Chāḷukya Vikrama year 35,
Vikṛita Kārtika, śu. Puṇ-
ṇame, Monday, Vyatīpāta,
lunar eclipse. Irregular.

Do.

Registers some grant made to Sōmēśvara-paṇḍita, the sthānāchārya of the temple of Koylāḷēśvara of Niṭṭasiṅgi. The grant was made by the Ugura Three Hundred when the senior queen (piriyarasi) Lakshmādēvī was governing Niṭṭasiṅgi, Tailapadēva was governing Banavāsi 12,000 and Pānuṅgal 500 and Kēsigāvuṇḍa, son of Jakkagāvuṇḍa, was the ūrgāvuṇḍa of Niṭṭasiṅgi. Some more gifts to the same temple are mentioned.

223

Slab near the ruined temple of Basavaṇṇa

Kadamba

Vīra-Mallidēva

Śaka 1174, Virōdhikṛit, Māgha, [Puṇṇame], Sunday = A.D. 1252, January 28, Sunday.

Do.

Damaged. Registers certain gifts of land in Niṭṭasiṅgi
for the worship, etc. at the temple of god Prasavēśvara.

224

Slab bunt on the tank-bund

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….

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Do.

The slab is broken and the major portion of it is lost. Some gift of land and a gift of an oil-mill to god Mahādēva are mentioned.

225

Stone outside the temple of Hanumān

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Paridhāvi

Do.

Broken and damaged. Seems to mention Padmadēvī.

226

Slab near the sluice of the local tank in
the field of Sukali.

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….

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Kannaḍa in
Nāgarī.

States that this is the vṛitti of Timmaṇayya of Kauṇḍinya gōtra, Yaju śākhe and Āpastamba sūtra. In characters of the 15-16th century.