On 29th June, 1435 Kapilendra Deva was coronated as the Gajapati & then he proved himself to be the most powerful empire builder of his time.
One of his statue lies under the open sky in a dilapidated condition, within the Gadagadeswar temple, Cuttack.
King Kapilendradeva introduced
#Sunabesha in 1460 A.D after winning wars over rulers of Deccan.He brought a huge bounty which was carried in 16 cart loads out of which Gold & Diamond ornaments crafted out.Since then the deities are decorated with this jewellery after Bahuda Yatrapic.twitter.com/7Km2m5CvkK
1st full length episode of 2021 is OUT today!Yet another mini-series of the season, this time delving into the fascinating saga of the
#VijayanagaraEmpire & Orissa Gajapati Kingdom! DevaRaya II vs KapilendraDeva. Checkout on ur favorite podcast player or http://ithihasapodcast.com pic.twitter.com/qWq9ZOO6Zp
This was height of Fraudulation, He is talking about Kapilendradeva's reign (15th century), and how it is mentioned in Madala Panji. He doesn't mention that imperical evidence suggest that Panji records were destroyed during attack of Kalapahad(16th cen) & were rewritten later. pic.twitter.com/uKwDhnMSwB
Inscription from Andhra indicates that Kapilendradeva ruled till Rameshwaram (courtesy Mahadev Mahapatra's post in FB n image by Nihar Ranjan Nanda)..
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586 years ago,on 29th June 1435,one of the Greatest Hindu king was coronated and changed the course of Odisha forever.On this day pastor boy Kapila was coronated and became the greatest Kapilendra Deva Routray.All hail to His Highness!
@KalingaArya #kapilendradeva pic.twitter.com/ZJCvtt3vOx
The greatest Hindu king of Odisha.
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