Nanjaraja Wodeyar

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Nanjaraja Wodeyar
Raja of Mysore
Reign 1766 - 1770
Coronation Srirangapatna, 6 May 1766
Dynasty Wodeyar dynasty
Father Krishnaraja Wodeyar II
Mother Devaja Ammani Avaru
Born 1748
Died 2 August 1770
Royal Palace, Seringapatam
Religion Hinduism
Flag of Mysore.svg Mysore Kings

(1399–present)

Under Vijayanagara Empire

(1399–1565)

Yaduraya Wodeyar (1399–1423)
Chamaraja Wodeyar I (1423–1459)
Timmaraja Wodeyar I (1459–1478)
Chamaraja Wodeyar II (1478–1513)
Chamaraja Wodeyar III (1513–1553)
Independent Wodeyar Kings

(1565–1761)

Timmaraja Wodeyar II (1553–1572)
Chamaraja Wodeyar IV (1572–1576)
Chamaraja Wodeyar V (1576–1578)
Raja Wodeyar I (1578–1617)
Chamaraja Wodeyar VI (1617–1637)
Raja Wodeyar II (1637–1638)
Narasaraja Wodeyar I (1638–1659)
Dodda Devaraja Wodeyar (1659–1673)
Chikka Devaraja Wodeyar (1673–1704)
Narasaraja Wodeyar II (1704–1714)
Krishnaraja Wodeyar I (1714–1732)
Chamaraja Wodeyar VII (1732–1734)
Krishnaraja Wodeyar II (1734–1766)
Under Haider Ali and Tipu Sultan

(1761–1799)

Krishnaraja Wodeyar II (1734–1766)
Nanjaraja Wodeyar (1766–1772)
Chamaraja Wodeyar VIII (1772–1776)
Chamaraja Wodeyar IX (1776–1796)
Under British Rule

(1799–1831)

Krishnaraja Wodeyar III (1799–1831)
(Monarchy abolished)

Titular monarchy (1831–1881)

Krishnaraja Wodeyar III (1831–1868)
Chamaraja Wodeyar X (1868–1881)
(Monarchy restored)

Under British Rule and Dominion of India (1881–1950)

Chamaraja Wodeyar X (1881–1894)
Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV (1894–1940)
Jayachamaraja Wodeyar (1940–1950)
(Monarchy abolished)

Titular monarchy (1950–present)

Jayachamaraja Wodeyar (1950–1974)
Srikanta Wodeyar (1974–2013)
Yaduveera Chamaraja Wadiyar (2015–present)

Maharaja Shri Nanjaraja Dalavai Wodeyar Bahadur (1748 - 2 August 1770) or Nanjaraja Wodeyar, was the Raja of Mysore (r.1766 - 1770). He also reigned under the control of the Sarvadhikari Hyder Ali, like his father.

Life[edit]

He was eldest son of Maharaja Krishnaraja Wodeyar II, and succeeded on the death of his father, 1766.

2 August 1770, He was poisoned by a cup of milk sent by Hyder Ali.

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