, 13 tweets, 10 min read Read on Twitter
The #CholaEmpire at its greatest extent, during the reign of Rajendra Chola I in 1030 CE.
The #CholaDynasty was one of the longest-ruling dynasties in the history of southern India.
300s BCE–1279 CE.
During the period 1010–1200, the #CholaEmpire stretched from the Andaman/Sri Lanka/Maldives to territories of Malaysia,Thailand & Indonesia
An early silver coin of King Uttama Chola of #CholaDynasty found in Sri Lanka.
A painting depicting the Chola Navy of Rajendra Chola-I raid on the Kedah (Today's part of Malaysia).
The model of a #CholaDynasty Ship's hull, built by the ASI, displayed in a Museum in Tirunelveli.
Bhagwan Narasimha from Chola period,12-13th century,Tamil Nadu.
Now in Museum Guimet,Paris
Dancing Bhagwan Krishna, Bronze, Tanjore-Tamilnadu.
13th Century, #CholaDynasty.
1954s: Rs 1000 Note issued by RBI to honor the #UnescoWHS Brahadeeswarar Temple,Thanjavur.
Built during #CholaEmpire
12th Century's:: Bronze statue of Bhagwan Vishnu, from the #CholaEmpire period.
Now at the National Museum, Delhi.
Yashoda with the infant Krishna from #CholaEmpire period, 12th century.
Now in the #METmuseum.
Kallanai Dam (c200CE) on #Kaveri is 1 of D oldest working dams in D world. Const. by King Karikala Chola.
#WorldTourismDay #IncredibleIndia
#SangamPeriod (c. 5th Century BCE to c. 3rd Century CE) is the period of history of ancient Tamil Nadu & Kerala, known as #Tamilakam, ruled by #CheraKingdom, #CholaEmpire and the #PandyanEmpire.

The approx extent of the #Tamilakam during the #SangamPeriod.

Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to Rare & Historical
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Follow Us on Twitter!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3.00/month or $30.00/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!