Sites & cities that bear the name of Simhapura


Today in : Viet Nam
First trace of activity : ca. 4th century C.E
Last trace of activity : ca. 8th century C.E
Recorded names : Trà Kiệu

Description : Trà Kiệu is a village in Duy Xuyên, Quảng Nam Province, Vietnam. It was the first capital city of the Hindu Champa Kingdom, then named Simhapura, from the 4th century to the 8th century CE. Today nothing remains of the ancient city except the rectangular ramparts.

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