The annexation of iran by seleucus nicator led to a war for the countries on the indian frontier his opponent being sandracottus or chandragupta maurya, the founder seleucus i in height, with an inscription eulogizing chandragupta vikramaditya later still the settlement of brahmans along the west coast had already. Chandragupta ii (or vikramaditya) was the most celebrated king of gupta empire he was the son of the the great gupta emperor - samudragupta his mother was datta devi. Chandragupta vikramaditya introduction 1 chandragupta ii the great ( चन्द्रगुप्त विक्रमादित्य) was one of the most powerful emperors of the gupta empire in northern india his rule spanned c 380–413/415 ce, during which the gupta empire achieved its zenith, art, architecture, and sculpture flourished, and. Vikramaditya is a legendary emperor of ancient india, who is characterized as the ideal king, known for his generosity, courage, and patronage to scholars a number of historians believe that at least some of the vikramaditya legends are based on chandragupta. Paramabhāgavata maharajadhiraja sri chandragupta vikramāditya the silver coins of chandragupta ii are based on western kshatrapa prototypes and mark his annexation of malwa and possibly parts of gujarat at the expense of that dynasty chandragupta ii, silver drachma, dated 398 weight: 207 gm, diameter : 15.
Chandragupta ii (also known as chandragupta vikramaditya) was one of the most powerful emperors of the gupta empire in india his rule spanned c 380 – c 415 ce during which the gupta empire reached its peak art, architecture, and sculpture flourished, and the cultural development of ancient india achieved new. Chandragupta ii, the great was son of samudragupta and datta devi not much is known about the character but the corroborated facts about his life prove that he was a strong, vigorous ruler and was well qualified to govern and extend his empire before chandragupta ii, his elder brother ramagupta. Chandragupta ii, also called vikramaditya, powerful emperor (reigned c 380–c 415 ce) of northern india he was the son of samudra gupta and grandson of chandragupta i during his reign, art, architecture, and sculpture flourished, and the cultural development of ancient india reached its climax according to tradition.
Chandragupta-ii, vikramaditya ascended the throne in 375 a d samudragupta selected chandragupta-ii as his successor to the throne 'out of his many sons' by considering him as his sat-putra or the. From wikipedia, the free encyclopedia chandragupta ii (sanskrit: चन्द्रगुप्त विक्रमादित्य chandragupta vikramāditya) was one of the most powerful emperors of the gupta empire in northern india his rule spanned c 380–413/ 415 ce, during which the gupta empire achieved its zenith. Coin of chandragupta maurya ii also called vikramaditya, was powerful emperor in gupta dynasty the period is referred to as golden period in indian history with prominence in all fields special mention is science - mathematics, and astronomy during this period this is india's biggest contribution o the world.
Believed to be the king samudragupta's oldest heir, he was, as stories also go, ousted by his brother, the better-known chandragupta ii or vikramaditya ramagupta appears first in historical plays, and then, in material ways as unearthed by archaeologists the gupta-kshtrapa conflict ramagupta is mainly. Chandagupta vikramaditya (also known as chandragupta ii) was the son and successor of gupta emperor samudragupta the period of chandragupta vikramaditya is generally regarded as golden age of indian history. When she heard this condition, dhruvadevi felt intensely humiliated at this juncture, prince chandragupta vikramaditya arrived at the location, and understood the situation in depth he then disguised himself as dhruvadevi, climbed into the palanquin, killed the shaka king in battle and returned victorious. Some scholars, including d r bhandarkar, v v mirashi and d c sircar, believe that vikramaditya is probably based on the gupta king chandragupta ii based on coins and the supia pillar inscription, it is believed that chandragupta ii adopted the title vikramaditya the khambat and.
Chandragupta ii samudragupta was succeeded by his son chandragupta ii surnamed vikramadityabut according to some scholars the immediate successors of samudragupta was his son ramagupta,the elder brother of chandragupta ii a drama devichandraguptam by visakhadutta mentions that ramagupta agreed to. Visit wwwsrconlinin and learn your chapters of hindi history civics geography and hindi grammar through a unique technique of audio-visual questions and a. Ancient bihar: chandragupta vikramaditya chandragupta ii (चन्द्रगुप्त विक्रमादित्य was one of the most powerful emperors of the gupta empire in northern india his rule spanned 380–413/415 ce, during which the gupta empire achieved its zenith, art, architecture, science & technology and sculpture.
Chandragupta ii vikramaditya was one of the greatest rulers of ancient india and reigned over the 'golden period' of the gupta empire chandragupta ruled from pataliputra between 375 ce – 415 ce and succeed his elder brother ramagupta he carried out many successful conquests and extended the reach of the. Chandragupta maurya family tree, chandra gupta was not chandragupta maurya - chandragupta maurya (340 bc – 298 bc) was the founder of the chandragupta ii the great also known as chandragupta vikramāditya was one of the most powerful emperors of the gupta empire in northern india. Chandragupta ii was also known as vikramaditya and referred as one of the most admirable kings in the history he was also a great patron of art, culture, literature and music. Vikramaditya vikramaditya was a title great hindu kings of ancient india, including chandragupta (r 380-415) and his grandson skandagupta (r 455-67) of the gupta dynasty, well as for the rulers of the chalukya dynasty the first named, that is chandragupta vikramaditya, was third in his line, defeated the sakas of.