The South Asia Inscriptions Database

Supia Pillar of the Time of Skandagupta

The pillar carries later carvings and a later inscription connected to its use as a satī pillar. No other details are available except that it does not bear an image of the goddess Ṣaṣṭhī.

Object URI
OB00033
History details
Discovered under a tree in Supiā (MP) in 1943-44, worshipped as a satī stone.
Event Type
Created
Place
Supiā
Event Place Uncertain
Event Type
Recorded
Place
Supiā
Event Place Uncertain
Date
1943-44
Event Type
Stored
Place
in situ
Event Place Uncertain
place uncertain