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Kinrick o Magadha

c. 1200 BCE–322 BCE
Expansion o the Magadha state in the 6t-4t centuries BCE
Caipital Rajagriha. later, Pataliputra (Modren day Patna)
Leids Auld Indo-Aryan (e.g. Magadhi Prakrit, ither Prakrits, Sanskrit)
Releegion Jainism
Government Absolute Monarchy as descrived in the Arthashastra
Historical era Antiquity
 -  Established c. 1200 BCE
 -  Disestablished 322 BCE
Siller Panas
The day pairt o  Indie

Magadha is a region in the Indie state o Bihar an formed ane o the saxteen Mahajanapadas (Sanskrit: "Great Kintras") o auncient Indie. The core o the kinrick wis the aurie o Bihar sooth o the Ganges; its first caipital wis Rajagriha (modren Rajgir), then Pataliputra (modren Patna). Rajagriha wis ineetially kent as 'Girivrijja' an later came tae be kent as sae during the reign o Ajatashatru.