Mound of Harsha

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Dr Avantika Lal
by Viraat Kothare
published on 04 June 2019

This is a photo of the mound known as Harsh ka Tila (“Mound of Harsha”), located west of Sheikh Chilli's Tomb complex in Thanesar, Kurukshetra district, Haryana state, India. It is 1 km long and 750 m wide. It has ruins of structures built during the reign of the Pushyabhuti Emperor Harshavardhana or Harsha (606-647 CE).

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