How a meeting unleased the greatest king of southeast Asia- Raja Raja Chola

Raja Raja Chola and his son Rajendra Chola developed a strong navy expanding their kingdom into southeast Asia. Raja Raja Chola was not in line for the throne but got it due to a trio meeting of enemies.

Raja Raja Chola.Source-Tamilnadu Tourism

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