Ptolemy versions of South-India

South India map 1757

South India map 1757

Hyderabad = Bhagnagar
Vijayawada = Bezoar
Machilipatnam= Masulipatan
Sreekakulam= Ciacola

South India map -1720. (German Version of Ptolemy’s writings)

Mylapur, Tamilnadu = Maliarpha
Eluru= Malanga

Puri= Nanigaina
Machilipatnam = MeSolia (incorrectly printed as Mefolia). Mesolus = Krishna river ;; Mesolia – land of Krishna river.
Chola mandalam – Soreanomades


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