Battle of Takkolam
The Battle of Takkolam was a military engagement between Rajaditya, son of the Chola king Parantaka I and a confederacy of Western Gangas, Banas and Vaidumbas led by the Rashtrakuta king Krishna III at Takkolam in the present-day Vellore District of Tamil Nadu, India. The battle fought in 949 resulted in the defeat of the Cholas and the death of Rajaditya on the battlefield.
|Battle of Takkolam|
|Chola Empire||Rashtrakuta Empire (supported by their vassals: Western Gangas, Bana Kingdom, Vaidumbas)|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Rajaditya Chola||Krishna III, Butuga II|
|Casualties and losses|