The Indian Analyst
 

South Indian Inscriptions

 

 

Contents

Preface

Introduction

Text of the Inscriptions

Chalukyas

Kalachuris

Yadavas

Hoysalas

Kadambas

Sindas

Vijayanagara Kings

Muslim Rulers

Marathas

The East India Company

Miscellaneous Inscriptions

Other South-Indian Inscriptions 

Volume 1

Volume 2

Volume 3

Vol. 4 - 8

Volume 9

Volume 10

Volume 11

Volume 12

Volume 13

Volume 14

Volume 15

Volume 16

Volume 17

Volume 18

Volume 19

Volume 20

Volume 22
Part 1

Volume 22
Part 2

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

BOMBAY-KARNATAKA INSCRIPTIONS

MISCELLANEOUS

No. 615 - 640 | No. 276 - 400 | No. 401 - 450 | No. 451 - 471 | No. 472 - 496 | No. 497 - 530 No. 531 - 551 | No. 552 - 572 | No. 573 - 593 | No. 594 - 614 | No. 641 - 665 | No. 666 - 690  No. 691 - 711 | No. 712 - 730 | No. 731 - 751 | No. 752 - 771

No. 615

(B.K. No. 91 of 1926-27)

MULGUND, GADAG TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab built into the inner wall of the Parsvanatha temple

1275 A.D.

This is dated Saka 1197, Yuva, Vaisakha ba. 13, Thursday, corresponding to 1275 A.D., April 25. 

It records the death, by the vow of Sanyasa, of Amritayya, son of Mahapradhana, Heggade Devanna who was a minister and Bahattara-niyogadhipati of Tilakaras of Saratur.

No. 616

(B.K. No. 63 of 1929-30)

SIROL, MUDDEBIHAL TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a boulder in a field

1282 A.D.

This is dated the cyclic yearChitrabhanu, Asvija su. 5, Tuesday.  As the record may be placed, son palaeographical grounds, in the 13th century, the details may correspond to 1282 A.D., September 8.

It records a gift of land to a Jaina temple by the Prabhu and other residents of the place.

No. 617

(B.K. No. 179 of 1928-29)

UMTAR, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a hero-stone in the ruined temple

1285 A.D.

This is dated Saka 1208, Parthiva, Chaitra su. 11, Sunday, corresponding to 1285 A.D., March 18. The Saka year was current.

It records a gift of land in Hosavura by Mahapradhana Ravaladeva-nayaka, the Sarvadhikari of Toragale-nadu and Bagade-nadu, at the instance of Sarvadhikari Dhamoi Rane, when Bachai-[na*]yaka, son of Rajai-nayaka, was serving as a subordinate official.  The gift appears to have been made in memory of a warrior who died in a fight.  These details, however, are not stated clearly in the epigraph.

No. 618

(B.K. No. 442 of 1926)

GARAG, DHARWAR TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up on the tank bund

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to state that the field was the property of the Kumudi-gana of the Yapaniya-samgha.

No. 619

(B.K. No. 448 of 1926)

KOTTAGI, DHARWAR TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On the face of a pillar in the ruined Basava temple

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to refer to some charitable act by Banavisetti, a pious devotee of Gurulinga-jangama of the Virasaiva faith.  As the inscription is written in faulty language, it is difficult to make out its import.

No. 620

(B.K. No. 17 of 1926-27)

GARAG, DHARWAR TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a pillar in the kalyana-mandapa of the Viranarayana temple

Ciraca 13th century

It registers a series of gifts of lands, house-sites and money, the purpose of which cannot be made out.  The inscription appears to have been engraved in continuation of another.

No. 621

(B.K. No. 18 of 1926-27)

GADAG, GADAG TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a pillar in the Kalyana-mandapa of the Viranarayana temple

Ciraca 13th century

It registers gifts of houses and other objects to the god Traipurusha.

No. 622

(B.K. No. 69 of 1926-27)

SORATUR, GADDAG TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a hero-stone set up in front of the Hanuman temple

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to record the death of Haripeya-nayaka in an expedition against Nidugal after the subjugation of four forts, by the son of Mahamandalesvara Tilakarasa who bore the title Magara-murari and was a devotee of the god Ramanatha.  The epigraph is damaged.

No. 623

(B.K. No. 80 of 1926-27)

SORATUR, GADAG TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in the ruined Jain basti

Ciraca 13th century

It records the death of Pamigavadi, wife of Naga-gavunda of Hebbagi, who was a disciple of Narendrasena-Bhataraka.

No. 624

(B.K. No. 143 of 1926-27)

BALAGANUR, GADAG TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up near the Virakta-matha

Ciraca 13th century

It records gifts of land by Deparasa, sonof mudre-hasta Hemmaya Savanta of Kadadi, Urodeya and others for the gosage offerings of the god Somaya of Huligere which was maintained by Sivaramaya.

No. 625

(B.K. No. 54 of 1927-28)

MEVUNDI, MUNDARGI TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in front of the Kenchavva temple

Ciraca 13th century

This record seems to register a gift of land.  It mentions Kalukere. It is damaged and the details are lost.

No. 626

(B. K. No. 254 of 1927-28)

ANAGAVADI, BAGALKOT TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab lying in front of the Durgavva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It states that the water level of the river covered one matter of garden land in the area called I Senabovagere.

No. 627

(B. K. No. 255 of 1927-28)

ANAGAVADI, BAGALKOT TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab lying in Survey No. 17

Ciraca 13th century

It states that the extent of the Senabova’s  garden was one matter.

No. 628

(B. K. No. 78  of 1928-29)

DHAVALESVARA, HUNGUND TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a stone set up near the temple of Melabasappa

Ciraca 13th century

It states that the land belonged to the god Kharesvara.

No. 629

(B. K. No. 97 of 1928-29)

ANWAL, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab lying in Survey No. 290

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to record a gift of land to the temple of Jaina goddess by a Senabova.  The epigraph is damaged.

No. 630

(B. K. No. 148  of 1928-29)

JALAGERI, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in the Jalesvara temple

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to record a gift to Mahanta (name lost) by Someya Savanta.

No. 631

(B. K. No. 151 of 1928-29)

MALGI, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab lying behind the Tayavva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It records a gift of land as brahmapuri to Brahmananda Svami by Bijeya Sahani.

No. 632

(B. K. No. 178 of 1928-29)

UMTAR, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On the pedestal of the Bhairava image in the Siva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to state that the figure of Bhairava was sculptured by the mason Kaloja.

No. 633

(B. K. No. 184 of 1928-29)

YENDIGERI, BADAMI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a slab built into the well of barber Indesappa’s house

Ciraca 13th century

It records a git of land to the god Billesvara by Someya Savanta.

No. 634

(B. K. No. 205 of 1928-29)

ANNIGERI, NAVALGUND TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in front of the temple of Pavadi-Basappa

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to mention a person.

No. 635

(B. K. No. 213 of 1928-29)

BALLUR, NAVALGUND TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in the Hanumantadeva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It refers to a person named Badumayya.  The epigraph is damaged.

No. 636

(B. K. No. 220 of 1928-29)

BYALHAL, NAVALGUND TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a slab set up in front of the Hanumantadeva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It seems to refer to the installation of the god Yadavaraya by Anantarasa in memory of his father Bommarasa.

No. 637

(B. K. No. 228 of 1928-29)

JAVUR, NAVALGUND TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a pillar set up in front of Hanumantadeva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It records the gift of the village Javuru to Sakalachandra Bhattaraka by Bichisetti.  It is stated that the village was formerly granted to the Basadi of the goddess Jvalamalini by a certain ……. Malladeva.  It mentions Yacharya Jayakirtti as the priest in charge of the religious establishment.

No. 638

(B. K. No. 245 of 1928-29)

SISUVINAHALLI, NAVALGUND TALUK, DHARWAR DISTRICT

On a hero-stone set up in the Hanumantadeva temple

Ciraca 13th century

It records a gift of land to Mallaya-nayaka by the gift Hittus and five mathas.  It mentions Sesuvinahalli.  The record is damaged.

No. 639

(B. K. No. 52 of 1929-30)

NALATVAD, MUDDEBIHAL TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

On a stone near the Basavanna temple on the way to Lotgeri

Ciraca 13th century

It states that the land belonged to the tank.

No. 640

(B. K. No. 78 of 1929-30)

BAGEVADI, BAGEVADI TALUK, BIJAPUR DISTRICT

It seems to state that the land belonged to an individual.

Ciraca 13th century

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