There is considerable number of evidence available for a study of royal women in the Chola dynasty. Numerous endowments and granted to temples for various purpose were recorded in epigraphs. The queens had always exposed great interest in the propagation of religion, particularly Saivism and building stone temples throughout Chola region. Some of them had effectively influenced the empire and interfered in the matter of state administration. These actions, though not fully narrated in epigraphs or copper plates it also have not been studied adequately. Royal women has a models for the society, they have been in the shaping of society and culture in the dynasty. It was all the more in the Imperal Chola age. Relating in themselves different royal lines they were Substances in the south. They were well knowledgeable and enlightened in whatever was essential for their status.
Author: Ms. Devi
Article : Important Royal Queen’s under the Imperial Cholas
Received: 23 July 2018
Accepted: 17 August 2018
Published: 06 September 2018