Arikesari Maravarman

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Arikesari Maravarman
Reign 670 – 710
Coronation 670
Predecessor Jayantavarman
Successor Kochadaiyan Ranadhiran
Dynasty Pandya
Father Jayantavarman

Arikesari Maravarman was a Pandyan king who ruled the ancient Tamil kingdom between 670 and 710. He was the successor of Jayantavarman (640 – 670).[1] Arikesari was succeeded by his son Kochadaiyan Ranadhiran.


He is credited with having defeated the Chera king in multiple battles.[2] He also subjugated the recalcitrant Parathavar of the coastal areas and the inhabitants of the Kurunadu.[1]


  1. ^ a b Ancient Indian History and Civilization By Sailendra Nath Sen
  2. ^ Sen, Sailendra (2013). A Textbook of Medieval Indian History. Primus Books. p. 45-46. ISBN 978-9-38060-734-4.