9 September 2014

Question of the day # 281

Inscriptions and historical sources assert that the Medieval Chola king X sent a naval expedition to Indochina, the Malay Peninsula and Indonesia in order to subdue City Y.A stronghold of Vajrayana Buddhism, Y attracted pilgrims and scholars from other parts of Asia.In the Buddhist expansion from northern India to the rest of Asia, city Y once served as a center of Buddhist learning and expansion.

Identify Y?


  1. Srivijaya. (Now a part of Sumatra, Indonesia)

  2. Correct answer: Srivijaya and it is city based on the island of Sumatra, Indonesia