All are related to Gautam Bhudha and Kautilya also mention many self governing clans in which these exist.
Sakiyas of Kapilavastu: A republican clan with the capital at Kapilavattu, was a vassal of King Prasenjit of Kosala It was a great center of Buddhism
Koliyas, a republican clan had 2 chief settlements in Ramagama and Devadaha. Buddha was related to the Koliyans through his mother and wife. After the demise of the Buddha, the Koliyans obtained a share of his relics and erected a stupa over it.
Mallas had 2 confederacies; one at Kusinara and the other at Pava Kusinara was famous as it was the site of Buddha’s Mahaparinirvana. Malla Roja initially opposed Buddhism, later accepted him after he heard the Buddha’s discourses.
Bulis of Allakappa, Moriyas of Pipphalivana and Kalamas of Kesaputta. They were followers of the Buddha.
Section-1: Ancient Indian History Question - 2
Which among the following can best define the Neolithic Revolution?
Robert Bruce Foote – Father of Indian Pre-history. He was a geologist of the Geological Survey of India, brought out publications on the tools found in the laterite formations in the then Madras and South Arcot districts, documented the antiquities of the Neolithic and Iron Age in Salem district in Tamil Nadu, wrote memoirs on the geology of the south Maharatta country and neighbouring districts, collected antiquities, painted landscape such as "View of Cape Comorin, the Kumla Kumari Pagoda..." and skilfully handled his finances.
Section-1: Ancient Indian History Question - 4
Which of the following Chola kings was the first to capture Maldives?
Rajaraja Chola I laid the foundation for the growth of the Chola kingdom into an empire, by conquering the kingdoms of southern India and the Chola Empire expanded as far as Sri Lanka in the south, and Kalinga (Orissa) in the northeast.
He conquered Sri Lanka, the Maldives, Sumatra and other places in Malay Peninsula. The naval conquest of the ‘old islands of the sea numbering 12,000’, the Maldives marked one of the conquests of Rajaraja.
Rajaraja I built a strong navy with the aim of controlling the sea.
Section-1: Ancient Indian History Question - 5
As per Asoka’s inscriptions, which among the following place was declared tax free and proclaimed only 1/8th part as taxable?