Vijaynagar Emperor Tirumala Raya issued gold Pagoda depicting Lord Rama and Sita seated with Lakshmana

2024-01-22 Mon

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India has a long tradition of minting coins with images of Gods and Goddesses.

Vijaynagar emperor Tirumala Raya issued this Gold Pagoda, 3.5g, depicting Lord #Rama and Sita seated with Lakshmana, standing as an attendant on the obverse. The reverse of the coin features the Devanagari legend Sri Tirumala.

Image Courtesy: Oswal Antiques