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Yavarman (350 A. ) 2 8. Bhutivarman Viji'Umadevi (founder of the family; after disintegration of the Guptas, he asserted independence) . Kamrup was one of the 1. sU:al Age. p. , p. 89 2. , (5th edition), p. 603 the title Maharajadhiraja. POLITICAL AND CULTURAL BACKGROUND 45 feudatory states of Samudragupta in the 4th/5th century A. D . Kamrup in Bhiitivarman's time extended up to the west of North Bengal. 1 1 . Susthitavarman = Syamadevi I 12: Suprati�thitavarman 1 3. Bhaskaravarman Bhaskaravarman was a contemporary of Haqavardhana and ruled about the 7th century A.

Kamrup in Bhiitivarman's time extended up to the west of North Bengal. 1 1 . Susthitavarman = Syamadevi I 12: Suprati�thitavarman 1 3. Bhaskaravarman Bhaskaravarman was a contemporary of Haqavardhana and ruled about the 7th century A. D. Bhaskaravarman was defeated by Mahasenagupta, who was then the king of Gauc;la. The incident (for details, see The Classical Age p . 1 20) in connection with Hiuen Tsang shows that he became ultimately an ally of Haqavardhana. Though Bhaskaravarman was a Saiva by faith, he attended the religious assemblies held by Harl}avardhana at Kanauj and Prayag.

D. a (Fa-hu = lit. protector of the law) . who went to China ill the middle of the 3rd century A. D. He resided at TUIl­ huang cave on the western frontier of China. He translated a few Buddhist Sanskrit texts into Chinese. 1. 2. S. P. C. Bagchi, op. , p. 17. Ibid p. 1 8£. ons Hoernle's Manuscript Remains in Eastern Turkestan. on in China. a, who was a minister of the king of Kuci and a princess Jlva of the royal family of Kuci. In Kashmir where the Sarvastivadins predominated, Kumarajiva studied the Buddhist Sanskrit litera..

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