"May he exercise the royal prerogative and take up the vow of administering (his) subjects upto the extremities of his kingdom as even to include the Thousand Islands"
China’s commercial contact during Medieval Chola period is also attested with the discovery of Chinese coins on the Coromandal coast. For their overseas voyage the merchants had used ship built of wood!
What is more intersting is the Tamil inscription found on it. It has been read as follows: