University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Alexandra Mack

The Multiple Landscapes of Vijayanagara

From the Mythic and the Ritual to the Kingly and the Common

By: Alexandra Mack

Vijayangara, The CapitalĀ of an empire that flourished in southern India from the 14th to the 16th centuries AD, has been a focus of archaeological study for several decades. My own archaeological research there has focused on the districts surrounding the major Hindu temple complexes and the social relations and interactions that took place in those […]