Who was Rajaraja chola? | Who were the famous kings in the chola dynasty?
The kings rule in India was under three dynasties which were Cholas, Pandyas and Cheras. They used to fight among themselves and they used to fight against the Pallavas. The Cholas ruled the south India from 9th to 12th centuries. The popular kings among Cholas were Karikala chola, Rajendra chola, Kutholanga chola and Rajaraja chola. Among the Chola kings Rajaraja chola-1 was most popular among the chola kings and he had extended his dynasty as he conquered the Pandyas. Rajaraja chola-1 was the king who first started the war ships in India which help in fighting the wars on seas. He was the Chola king who had the name as the one who did not lose any battle and he made Tanjavur as the capital of his dynasty. Rajendra chola was the son of Rajaraja chola-1 and his dynasty became famous in his rule for the development.