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Hinduism in the Medieval/Hindu Regional Kingdoms (700-1526 CE; Chalukyas, Pallavas, Gurjara-Pratiharas, Palas, Rashtrakutas, Cholas, Gajapatis, etc.)
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Periodization of Medieval India

Since the beginning of modern Indian historiography, periodization was a matter of controversial debates (Thapar, 2000, 3-20; Kulke, 2005, 97-105; Sahu, 2006). Inspired by the classical European threefold classification of ancient, medieval, and modern …

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Kulke, Hermann, “Hinduism in the Medieval/Hindu Regional Kingdoms (700-1526 CE; Chalukyas, Pallavas, Gurjara-Pratiharas, Palas, Rashtrakutas, Cholas, Gajapatis, etc.)”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2212-5019_beh_COM_9000000089>
First published online: 2018



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