Common explanations: (a) the guptas were just way more brilliant than every other indian ruler (b) they represented “hindu civilisation” at its peak it is, therefore, reasonable to expect that the roman climate optimum had similar effects on the rest of the world, leading to increasing agricultural. To avoid the ignominy the guptas decide to send madhavasena, a courtesan and a beloved of chandragupta ii, disguised as the queen dhruvadevi further, chandragupta also issued lead coins based on kshatrapa prototypes and rare copper coins probably inspired by the coins of another tribe he. 3223 the deccan and south lndia the rise of the guptas 3231 samudragupts 3232 expansion and consolidation chandragupta-i1 kumaragupta-i skandagupta understand the process that led to the decline of guptas samudragupta led an expedition to the south, he encountered pallavan king vismigopa at. Chandragupta maurya successfully unified the indian subcontinent under an empire chandragupta ruled from 324 to 297 bce before voluntarily giving the throne up to his son, bindusara, who ruled from 297 bce until his death in 272 bce this led to a war in which bindusara's son, ashoka, defeated his brother and rose. Chanakya used his extensive intelligence network, which along with guerilla army led by chandragupta overthrew the powerful but corrupt nanda dynasty and mauryan empire was established with its capital in pataliputra, modern day patna in bihar in north india the mauryan empire was the first indian.
Gupta dynasty, rulers of the magadha (now bihar) state in northeastern india they maintained an empire over northern and parts of central and western india from the early 4th to the late 6th century ce the first ruler of the empire was chandra gupta i, who was succeeded by his son, the celebrated samudra gupta. 240-280 ce, there are contradictory theories regarding the original homeland of the guptas historians believe sri gupta and his son may have been kushan vassals, or rulers who swore allegiance to the kushan empire sri gupta's son and successor, ghatotkacha, ruled from c 280-319 ce, while his son, chandragupta,. Samudragupta biography samudragupta (reigned 335-380) is the second ruler of the gupta dynasty, who ushered in the golden age in india he was a benevolent ruler, a great warrior and a patron of arts samudragupta, son of chandragupta, was perhaps the greatest king of gupta dynasty his name appears in the.
The second fundamental cause of the fall of the gupta empire was the invasions of the vakatakas of deccan samudragupta's victorious march into deccan east left the vakataka power of western deccan unscathed the vakatakas were the western neighbor of the guptas and they could easily put the. Samudragupta, the second emperor of the gupta dynasty, is known to one of india's best rulers his brilliant leadership and valiant victories earned him the title of 'napoleon of india' according to respectable professor dr hc roychowdhury, samudragupta was more versatile than king ashoka ashoka. Samudra gupta, the fourth king of the gupta dynasty, ushered in the golden age of ancient india and could be considered the greatest amongst the [the asokan edicts were notably exhortations to his people to lead a pious and moral life and only occasionally engage in providing details of his rule. Notably, he defeated the western kshatrapa king, rudrasimha iii and annexed the western kshatrapa lands to the gupta empire numismatic evidence of this conquest is seen in chandragupta's issuance of the first gupta silver coins based on western kshatrapa designs he also issued copper and lead coins he reigned.
The gupta empire (320 - 550) was an ancient indian empire that was responsible for the indian golden age, an era of peace in which great advances were made in science and artistic pursuits hindu culture also samudragupta, chandragupta's son, succeeds his father and rules for about forty-five years he expands the. Alliance with the gupta monarch samudragupta to defeat the sassanians in 387- 8 ad thus, gandhara, kashmir, and the lead seal gold coin hoard coins plated coin coin semi-precious unspecified carnelian unspecified, stone beads beads pendants,beads lapis lazuli beads shell bangle bangle pieces, beads.
Samudragupta, parakramanka succeeded his father in 335, and ruled for about 45 years, until his death in 380 samudragupta was not only a talented military leader but also a great patron of art and literature he conquered what is now kashmir and afghanistan, enlarging the empire.
The fact that the guptas belonged to the dharana gotra comes from the copper plate inscription of prabhavatigupta, the daughter of chandragupta ii and the wife of this has led some scholars to identify him with the vikramaditya shakari of the legends, whose court is said to have been adorned by 'nine gems' including. It signaled the emergance of a leader, a magadha ruler, chandragupta i chandragupta successfully combated the foreign invasion and laid foundation of the great gupta dynasty, the emperors of which ruled for the next 300 years, bringing the most prosperous era in indian history [source: glorious india. It signaled the emergence of a leader, a magadha ruler, chandragupta i chandragupta successfully combated the foreign invasion and laid foundation of the great gupta dynasty, the emperors of which ruled for the next 300 years, bringing the most prosperous era in indian history the reign of gupta emperors can truly be. Middle period issue silver drachm of king kumaragupta i (414-455 ad), gupta empire, western india scarce lead unit of king kumaragupta i (414-455 ad), western provinces garuda type, gupta empire middle period issue silver drachm of king kumaragupta i (414-455 ad) scarce lead unit of king kumaragupta i.