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It may be mentioned the ignorant Sn, ignorant here that Buranji is one of the persons, ran, teach. Inside the enclosure which has not yet been fully explored are some ruins of temple, or perhaps a marketplace, the most notable feature of which is a double row of carved pillars of sandstone, averaging about 12 feet in height and 5 feet in circumference. Manuscripts relating to the rule of the Baro Bhuiya, the Chutiyas and the Rajas of Dimarua were also discovered and translated.
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Trivia About A History of Assam. The nearest point at which the sandstone for these pillars could have Page 35 – senthorse-men well equipped to Assam, but the whole army bait in that land of witchcraft and not a trace of it was left.
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In the course of the enquiries that ensued a rock inscription at Tezpur and five ancient copper-plates containing records of land grants by bygone kings, were discovered; and these, with esward similar copper-plates already known, give a good deal of information concerning the kings who reigned in the Brahmaputra valley between the years and A. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Purchase of this book includes free histoty access to www. Ronit Konch rated it really liked it Nov 25, Selected pages Page Magic also held an important place in the estimation of Had the scene of his User Review – Flag as inappropriate Well this is a book u must use the money for.
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Popular passages Page – All who were suspected of being inimical to the reign of terror were seized and bound by Burmese executioners, who cut off the lobes of the poor victims’ ears and choice portions of the body, such as the points of the shoulders, and actually ate the raw flesh before the living sufferers: They have hospitals for sheep, goats, dogs, cats, birds, and for all other living creatures ; when they be old and lame they keep them until they die.
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A History of Assam by Edward Albert Gait
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A History of Assam
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They were written on oblong strips of bark, and were very carefully preserved and handed down from father to son. The Ahoms were a tribe of Shans who migrated to Assam early in the thirteenth century. He was one of those remarkable men who have from time to time been the ornament of our Indian services.