Kulothunga Chola I

Kulothunga Chola I

Kō Rājakēsarivarman Abaya Kulōthunga Chōla was one of the greatest kings of the Chola Empire. He was one of the sovereigns who bore the title Kulottunga, literally meaning the exalter of his race.

Read more about Kulothunga Chola I:  Early Life, Accession, Military Campaigns, Overseas Contacts, Extent of The Empire, Personal Life, Religious Attitude

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