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A History of Assam by Edward Albert Gait

Jul 02, Kamal rated it it was amazing. Great read for any history buff. Page 60 – Here they be all Gentiles and they will kill nothing.

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gaait It may be mentioned the ignorant Sn, ignorant here that Buranji is one of the persons, ran, teach. My proposals were accepted by the Chief Commissioner and a small grant was made to cover the necessary expenditure.

In Jaintia five copper-plates were awsam, as well as a number of coins and a historical manuscript. 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.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Anjan Kalita rated it it was ok Apr 05, Page 22 – The men are of small stature and their complexion a dark yellow. In the Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www. Kalyan Kalita rated it it was amazing Aug 10, Manuscripts relating to the rule of the Baro Bhuiya, the Chutiyas and the Rajas of Dimarua were also discovered and translated.

Page iv – Ahoins wore endowed with the or faculty in a very high degree ; and their priests and histor families possessed buranjis or histories, which were periodically brought up to date.


A history of Assam

This is an OCR edition with typos. Munmi Bania rated it did not like it Mar 11, Paperbackpages. Manash Nath rated it really liked it May 23, They were written on oblong strips of bark, and were very carefully preserved and handed down from ggait to son. 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 two similar copper-plates already known, give a good deal of information concerning the kings gzit reigned in the Brahmaputra valley between the years and A.

A History of Assam

Refresh and try again. Books by Edward Albert Gait. Return to Book Page. But the most important results of the enquiries were in connection with the records of Ahom rule.

Its only the Britishers who started recording historical events since mid eighteen centuries. A History of Assam. With the assistance of Indian friends, a careful search was made for all references to Assam in ancient Hindu writings, such as the Jogini Tantra, the Kalika Puran and the MahdbJidrat, as well as bg more recent works, such as the Difika CJiand and the religious writings of the followers of Sankar Deb. Open Preview See a Problem?

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