The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Karamdanda Linga of the Time of Kumaragupta I

The shaft of the liṅga is circular, 33 cm tall with a diameter of 27.5 cm. The base is octagonal and 53 cm tall; no diameter or width/depth figures are available.

Object URI
OB00023
Extent
86 cm height
History details
Excavated from a mound called Bharāḍhī Ḍīh (not quite sure about the retroflexes; editors vary in adding or omitting udnerdots) near the village of Karamḍāṃḍā (again, retroflexes are uncertain), Faizabad.
Event Type
Created
Place
Karamḍāṃḍā
Event Place Uncertain
place uncertain
Event Type
Recorded
Place
Karamḍāṃḍā
Event Place Uncertain
Event Type
Stored
Place
State Museum, Lakhnau
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1983