Indraprastha

The city of Indraprastha (City of Indra) (Pali: Indraprasta, Sanskrit: इन्‍द्रप्रस्‍थ (इन्द्रप्रस्थ) or Indraprastha) (Present Day Delhi) was the capital of the kingdom led by the Pandavas in the Mahabharata epic, located on the banks of the river Yamuna.

Read more about Indraprastha:  Construction of The City, Clearing of The Surrounding Forest, Inaugural Day At The Palatial Hall of Indraprastha, Aftermath, List of Kings, Rulers of Indraprasthan After Kshemaka

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