INSCRIPTIONS IN KANNADA
IX - Part
(A.R. No. 759
On a stone set up in a field to the south of the
village, Paideti, Hindupur Taluk, Anantapur District.
This is damaged and not dated. It refers to a certain Anniga Dhananjaya and a son of Mahesvara-Sahani
and records the grant by Anniga of a kalnadu to a hero with
admiration at his recapture of the lifted cattle and a gift of land to a
Bhattaraka (god?). The
characters of the record belong to the 8th or 9th
(A.R. No. 759-A
On the same stone.
This record is much damaged.
(A.R. No. 92
On a pillar in the inner court-yard of the
Mallikarjuna temple at Kambaduru, Kalyanadrug Taluk, same District.
This is not dated but refers itself to the reign of
gift is said to have been made for the repairs of the Mallikarjuna
temple. The record is
damaged. The characters
belong to the 12th century A.D.
(A.R. No. 70-A
On a slab set up on the right side of the southern
entrance to the central shrine of the Kallesvara temple at Bagali,
Harapanahalli Taluk, Bellary District.
This is dated in the cyclic year Hemalambi,
Jyeshtha, ba. 8, Budhavara, which is not verifiable.
The Mahajanas of Baguli are stated to have granted
some land free of taxes to a certain Chika-Gauda.
(A.R. No. 30
On the Mandapa in front of the Kallesvara temple at
Ambali, Kudligi Taluk, Same District.
This is dated the cyclic year Paridhavi,
Asvayuja (not verifiable). It
registers the grant of 400 kambas of land at Kogali for
the service of the god Kalideva in Ammele by the Kadamba
chief Jagadala-Pandya. The
whole of the record is in Kannada verse.
(A.R. No. 78-A
On a slab set up on the west side of the ruined
shrine close to the mandapa in the Kallesvara temple at Bagali,
Harapanahalli Taluk same District.
This is dated Saka 1131, Sukla, Chaitra,
Paurnamase, Brihaspativara, corresponding to A.D. 1209 March 11,
Thursday. It records
the consecration of the god Suparnavegamritesvaradeva and the grant of
some wet land for the service of the god by Suparnavegamrita-Pattavardhana-Dikshita-Somayajya
as well as the consecration of the god Mallikarjunadeva and the
grant of some land for the service of this god by a certain Chamanna,
son of Hayanna.
(A.R. No. 709
On the Eastern wall of the Vitthalasvami temple at
Hampi, Hospet Taluk, Bellary District.
This is not dated.
It records the sadaseve of Timmarasa, Chennarasayya
(A.R. No. 718
THE SOUTH WALL OF THE SANKARESVARASVAMI TEMPLE AT AGALI, MADAKASIRA
TALUK, ANANTAPUR DISTRICT.
is not dated. It records
that Kachapodeya bestowed the talavarike of the village Agali
on Talavara Dodda, son of