Let's Talk About Bharat: Bharashiva Dynasty | Nagas of Padmavati
3, Dec 2019, 12:59 PM IST
The Naga dynasty ruled parts of central India during the 3rd and the 4th centuries, after the decline of the Kushan Empire and before the rise of the Gupta Empire. Its capital was located at Padmavati, which is identified with modern Pawaya in Madhya Pradesh. Modern historians identify it with the family that is called Bharashiva in the records of the Vakataka dynasty.