Ancient

Indus Valley Civilization
Vedic Civilization
Pre-Mauryan Age
Buddhism
Jainism
Mauryan Empire
Post Mauryan Period
Ganga Dynasty
Guptas
Post Gupta Period
Badami Chalukyas
Rashtrakuta Dynasty
Kalyani Chalukyas
Pallavas
Chola Empire
Kadambas
Sangam Age
Satavahanas
Vakatakas
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Sangam Age Cholas
As per Sangam Literature Chola kingdom was the first sovereign kingdom in the Tamilakkam.
The Chola kingdom extended over Cauvery Delta, Arcot to Tiruchinapally and adjacent areas.
Uraiyur was the capital of ancient Chola kingdom.
Cholas rose to prominence under Karikala.
Karikala was the greatest among Sangam Age Cholas.
Karikala established supremacy over Tamilakkam by defeating Pandya and Chera rulers at Kovil Venni.
He built a new capital called Puhar also called Cauverypatnam(port town).
He undertook many welfare activities.
He built a dam across the river Cauvery near Srirangam to provide irrigational facilities.
He invaded Ceylon and brought 12,0000 war prisioners and employed them in building the dam on the river Cauvery.
He patronized Brahmanism.
He patronized literature, art and architecture.
He encouraged foreign trade and industries.
After Karikala, Chola history disappeared and Cheras came into prominence in the Tamilakkam.

Medieval

Muslim Invasions
Delhi Sultans
Mughal Empire
Bahmani Empire
Bhakti Movement
Gajapaties
Hoysalas
Independent Kingdoms
Kakatiyas
Later Pandyas
Marathas
Rajputs
Sikhs
Sur Dynasty
Vijayanagara Empire
Yadavas
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Modern

Advent of Europeans
Constitutional Developments
Establishment of British Rule
Expansion of British Rule
British Rule in India
Education and Press
Governor Generals
National Leaders
Popular Movements
Revolts
Revolutionary Terrorism
Rise of Nationalism
Socio-Religious Movements
Viceroys
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