Parakramabahu VIII of Kotte

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Parakramabahu VIII
King of Kotte
Reign 1484–1518
Predecessor Parakramabahu VII
Successor Dharma Parakramabahu IX
Issue Dharma Parakramabahu IX
Vijayabahu VII
Full name
Ambulagala Kumara
House House of Kotte
Father Parakramabahu VIBiological Father Manikya Prathiraja
Mother Keerawalle Princess

Parakramabahu VIII (also known as Ambulagala Kumara) was King of Kotte in the fifteenth century, who ruled from 1484 to 1518. He succeeded Parakramabahu VII as king of Kotte and was succeeded by his son Dharma Parakramabahu IX. Another son Vijayabahu VII also became king.[1]

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  1. ^ "Portuguese encounter with King of Kotte in 1517". Denis N. Fernando. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 

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Parakramabahu VIII of Kotte
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Regnal titles
Preceded by
Parakramabahu VII
King of Kotte
Succeeded by
Dharma Parakramabahu IX