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Vardhana Dynasty



  • North India into several warrior kingdoms
  • Huns - modern Punjab, Rajasthan and Malwa
  • Regional emergence of many small states.
  • Founder of the Vardhana dynasty - Pushyabhuti who ruled from Thaneswar (6th Century)
  • He was military general under Guptas and rose to power after the fall of the Guptas

Harsha Vardhana


  • Harsha-vardhana became the king of Thanesar in 606 AD
  • He conquered his neighbours to integrate them into his empire
  • Harsha shifted his capital from Thanesar to Kanauj (Kanpur)
  • Harsha later converted Harsha to Buddhism
  • Harsha ruled for 41 years
  • Harsha’s Empire comprised Assam, Bengal, Bihar, Kanauj, Malwa, Odisha, the Punjab, Kashmir, Nepal and Sindh
  • Kingdom of Harsha disintegrated rapidly into small states after his death
  • Hieun Tsang, the Chinese pilgrim, spent nearly 13 years in India (630–643 CE)
  • He was known as the “prince of pilgrims” – visited pilgrim centres associated with the life of Buddha
  • Banabhatta’s (Court Poet)  Harshacharita was the first formal biography of a king - Sanskrit
  • Nalanda University reached its utmost fame during this period – Mahayana Buddhist teachings


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