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Cornice on the Raja Mahal, Chandragiri, North Arcot District

Photograph of the cornice of the Raja Mahal at
Chandragiri from the 'Archaeological Survey of India Collections:
Madras, 1894-95'. Chandragiri is situated near Tirumala in Andhra
Pradesh. The Hindu rulers of Vijayanagara chose Penukonda and then
Chandragiri as their new capitals after the sack of Vijayanagara in
1565. They were finally overpowered by the forces of Bijapur and
Golconda Sultans in 1…