Appendix D

The Indus Valley Kings, from Surya until Takshac

 

# King Date BC Comment
       
1 Vaivaswama 2986 Surya/Bacchus (the sun)
2 Vaivaswata Manu 2950 Menes of Egypt/Minos of Crete. Begin Harappa Culture
3 Icshwaca 2920  
4 Vicucshi    
5 Purunjah or Kakusta    
6 An-Prithû    
7 Visgundhi    
8 Ardrah    
9 Yavan    
10 Sravas    
11 Vrihadaswa    
12 Dhundmār    
13 Dridaswa    
14 Hariaswa    
15 Nicumpa    
16 Varunaswa   Synchronous with Howawa of Crete?
17 Sénajíta ca 2647 Meaning: "vanquishing armies"
18 Yavanaswa    
19 Mándhāta or Suvindhū    
20 Purkutchu    
21 Aruna    
22 Trividhdunwa    
23 Atraruna    
24 Sutvritha    
25 Trisunkha    
26 Harchandra    
27 Rohita    
28 Haríta    
29 Champa    
30 Vijeya    
31 Baruka    
32 Vricksha    
33 Bahuca or Usita   First king in the list ending in Rama
found in the Ramayana
34 Sāgāra of Ayodhya ca 2317 Sargon of Akkad. Begin Mature Phase of Harappa Culture.
Begin Indus Valley Script
35 Kési ca 2278 Synchronous with Rimush
36 Asmanjas ca 2269 Manishtusu of Akkad
37 Ansumán ca 2254  
38 Dulipa    
39 Bhágiráthá    
40 Srutsén    
41 Nabágh    
42 Ambarísha    
43 Sindhudwípa    
44 Ayutayu    
45 Rituperma    
46 Nala    
47 Siruah    
48 Sévadasa    
49 Asmuka    
50 Maluca    
51 Sutwaritha or Désarátha    
52 Aidvīra    
53 Viswasaha    
54 Kharbhanga    
55 Dirgbahú    
56 Dulípa    
57 Raghú    
58 Ujá    
59

Désárátha

   
60 Ramachandra ca 1877 Subject of the Ramayana.
Synchronous with Munisuvrata.2
Begin Late Harappa Culture
61 Lava    
62 Atitha    
63 Nissida    
64 Nala or Nabha    
65 Puridrika    
66 Megdhunna    
67 Bála    
68 Sula    
69 Bajrnada    
70 Sajunsa    
71 Visitaswa    
72 Vidrita    
73 Hirnaba    
74 Puspaka    
75 Sudursuna    
76 Uggunvurna    
77 Seegra    
78 Murru    
79 Prisisuta    
80 Setsunda    
81 Amursunda    
82 Avaswana    
83 Viswasava    
84 Prisenjita to ca 1526  
85 Némí1 ca 1526 Nami Nath.3 Begin Post-Harappa Cultures
86 Mithal    
87 Janika    
88 Aodasi    
89 Nandwardhana    
90 Sucantha    
91 Dévarata    
92 Brehidrita    
93 Mahábíja    
94 Sudrita    
95 Drishtakétu    
96 Heryaswa    
97 Muruta    
98 Prétipa    
99 Kritrita    
100 Dévamitra    
101 Visruta    
102 Mahádriti    
103 Kritratu    
104 Maháróma    
105 Suvérná Rómá    
106 Risvaroma    
107 Sirad’hwaja    
108 Kusadhwaja    
109 Dhérmad’hwaja    
110 Krititdhwaja    
111 Késidhwaja    
112 Bahumán    
113 Arishta Némi ca 1036 "Black Némi"=Neminath4
114 Srutayu    
115 Suparsa    
116 Isrita    
117 Khemadi    
118 Semráta    
119 Urdkétu    
120 Somrita    
121 Sutrita    
122 Upgurú    
123 Upgupta ca 810? Synchronous with Parshvanath5?
124 Enagupta
125 Yayodáná
126 Subhásaná    
127 Srutséna    
128 Nyséna    
129 Vijeya    
130 Ardrá    
131 Sénika    
132 Bituvyá    
133 Dritica    
134 Belasa    
135 Kritraja    
136 Takshac to 563 Brother of Mahavira6
       

1Némí is commonly placed at the head of a column next to Vicucshi, as one of the sons of Icshwaca. One would suspect that this resulted from a form of columnar presentation not unlike the kind that led to some of the errors found in Manetho.
2
20th tirthankara.  321st tirthankara.  422nd tirthankara.  523rd tirthankara.  624th tirthankara.

 

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