Mahendrapala II

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Mahendrapala II
10th Gurjara-Pratihara king
Reign c. 944 – c. 948
Predecessor Mahipala I
Successor Devapala
Gurjara-Pratihara rulers
(650–1036 AD)
Nagabhata I (730–760)
Kakkuka and Devaraja (760–780)
Vatsaraja (780–800)
Nagabhata II (800–833)
Ramabhadra (833–836)
Mihira Bhoja I (836–885)
Mahendrapala I (885–910)
Bhoja II (910–913)
Mahipala I (913–944)
Mahendrapala II (944–948)
Devapala (948–954)
Vinayakapala (954–955)
Mahipala II (955–956)
Vijayapala II (956–960)
Rajapala (960–1018)
Trilochanapala (1018–1027)
Jasapala (Yashpala) (1024–1036)

Mahendrapala II (944–948) ascended the throne of the Gurjara-Pratihara dynasty after his father Mahipala I. His mother was queen Prasadhana Devi. He reigned for short duration but the inscription found at Mandasor indicates that Gurjara Pratihara Empire was extended up to Mandasor during his reign.[1]

Preceded by
Mahipala I (913–944)
Gurjara Pratihara Emperor
944–948 AD
Succeeded by
Devpala (948–954)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rama Shankar Tripathi (1989). History of Kanauj: To the Moslem Conquest. Motilal Banarsidass Publ. p. 269. ISBN 812080404X, ISBN 978-81-208-0404-3.  horizontal tab character in |id= at position 5 (help)