Subject: History Category: Ancient History Topic: Pala Empire
NCERT notes on important topics for the UPSC civil services exam. These notes will also be useful for other competitive exams like bank PO, SSC, state civil services exams and so on. This article talks about Pala Empire.
After the death of Harshavardhana, many kingdoms arose in North and Eastern India. After the fall of the Gauda King Shashanka, there was anarchy in the region forming Bengal. The Pala kingdom had a close relationship Southeast Asia particularly the Sri Vijaya Empire in Sumatra. It also had links with the Tibetan Empire and the Arab Abbasid Caliphate.
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