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Rajatarangini, a book that generally recorded the heritage of Kashmir in the 12th Century, was written by__:

 A.

Pravaragupta

 B.

Kalhana

 C.

Lalitapida

 D.

Kashyapa

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Solution:
Option(B) is correct

Kalhana penned the book named Rajatarangini in 12th century CE. It is a metrical historical chronicle of north-western Indian subcontinent, particularly the kings of Kashmir, written in Sanskrit.

Rajatarangini describe the misrule prevailing in Kashmir during the reign of King Kalash, son of King Ananta Deva of Kashmir.


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