Baliraajgadh

Baliraajgadh is an archaeological site located in Madhubani district of Bihar, India. It has been claimed by some scholars to be the location of the ancient city of Mithila.[1][2]

Baliraajgadh
Archaeological site
CountryIndia
StateBihar
DistrictMadhubani
Languages
 • OfficialMaithili , Hindi, Urdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

In Xuanzang's record, two clans were linked with Vajji/Mithila by 646: Vaishali and Vrijji. Vaishali was both Buddhist and Hindu while Vrijji was predominantly Hindu and the capital of it Zhanshuna (占戍挐, possibly from Sanskrit "Cemśoṇa/Cansuna").[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://hindi.news18.com/blogs/satyam/balirajharh-a-ancient-mithila-915917.html
  2. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20171026162756/http://www.newsofbihar.com/khas-khabar/kaun-lega-mithila-key-baliraajgadh-ki-sudhi.html
  3. ^ ISBN 9789867332677 page 485