Rise of Bahlika Power in Ancient India
The words of sage Markandeya to Yudhisthira, in the form of a prediction, hints at the rise of power of western kingdoms in Ancient India.
The Andhhas, the Sakas, the Pulindas, the Yavanas, the Kamvojas, the Valhikas and the Abhiras, then become possessed of bravery and the sovereignty of the earth. (3,187)
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