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Sunga Empire (185 BC- 75BC)

Sunga Empire (185 BC- 75BC)

| August 21, 2012 | Reply

Sunga Empire (185 BC- 75BC) The Sunga Empire or Shunga Empire was a Aryan dynasty from Magadha that controlled vast areas of the Indian Subcontinent from around 185 to 73 BCE. The dynasty was established by Pusyamitra Sunga, after the fall of theMaurya Empire. Its capital was Pataliputra, but later emperors such as Bhagabhadra also held court at Besnagar, modernVidisha in Eastern Malwa. Pushyamitra Sunga ruled for 36 years and was succeeded […]

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