Merutunga (14. Jh.)

Biodata

Merutuṅga (14. Jh.). Auch Merutuṅgācārya. Der Verfasser vollendete sein Werk Prabandhacintāmaṇi im Jahre 1305 in Vardhamāna (Wardhwan, Saurashtra) „less than a decade after the defeat of Karṇa, the last Rājpūt king of Gujarat, and the fall of Aṇahillavāḍa Paṭṭaṇa to the army of the Tughluq sultan 'Alā-u'd-Dīn Khaljī. Merutuṅga treats all the kings of western India from Vanarāja Cāvaḍā through the Vāghelā dynasty“ (John E. Cort [Hrsg.]: Open boundaries : Jain communities and culture in Indian history. - Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, 1998, S. 107).

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