also Gangaridae. Mentioned in accounts of Alexander's campaign ( Alexander , with map) and in Megasthenes as a powerful people in India. They lived east of the Prasii on the lower Ganges. Also mentioned in Ptol. 7,1,81.
D. C. Sircar, Studies in the Geography of Ancient and Medieval India, 1971, 213ff.
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Karttunen, Klaus (Helsinki),
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