Nuvarakanda 914

  • Language: Simhal. Prakrit
  • Date: -90-90
  • Indoskript editor: kh
  • Dynasty:
  • ID: 7
  • Place of origin: Nuvarakanda (80° 16' long., 7° 38' lat.)
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Material: Felswand.

Datierung: letztes Viertel 3. Jhd. v. Ch. - Mitte 1. Jhd. n. Ch. nach Paranavitana ( xvii), hier -90 bis 90 n.Chr. angesetzt.

Herkunft: "Nuvarakanda in Dëvamädda Kðrale of Dëvamädi Hatpattu in the Kuruṇägala District; two and a half miles to the north-west of the 6th mile-post on the road from Vāiyapola to Hiripiṭiya." (Ed. p. viii)


Paranavitana, S.: Inscriptions of Ceylon

Vol. I: containing Cave Inscriptions from 3rd century B.C. to 1st century A.C. and other Inscriptions in the early Brāhmī Script. [o.O.], 1970; (Archaeological Survey of Ceylon)

Section A: Inscriptions in early Brāhmī Script, S. 1 ff.


No. 914:

Gamika-Śiva-puta gamika-Kaṇatiśaha leṇe

Übersetzung: "The cave of the village-councillor Kaṇhatissa , son of the village-councillor Siva "

Literatur: CJSG 2: 126f, Nos. 529-537.

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