Nor do the chieftains of Ariya Vamsa who are immortalized in the Vanni Puvata (Or 6606-139) as having received lands in the Puttalama, Munnessara, Jaffna, and a number of villages in Nuvarakalaviya(D. B 1996[iv]) seem to be of the Vanniyar kula of South India.Ariya Vamsa is not an appellation carrying associations with the Vanniyar group of South India.
The de-facto power advantage is obviously with Marttandam whose tax/tribute collectors, Vikramabahu has agreed to allow in his domains.And yet, the concept of suzerainty is explicit in the treaty, where “Martandam remains a “perumal” in contrast with the “Chakravarti Svamin,” that is, Vikramabahu (Paranavitana 1961; Somaratna 1975: 41-48). The platform enables consumers from around the world to buy directly from wholesalers and manufacturers in China and have access to a wide variety of products at wholesale prices. at consumers worldwide, many of them located in Russia, the United States and Brazil.Instead they are “chiefs of certain hill-tribes in the Karnata and Tamil areas of South India” whose warlike habits secured them many mentions in “the Pandya records of the thirteenth century in South India”( Indrapala 1965 thesis p296).
The Malavara chieftains are also listed in the Sri Lankan Tamil tradition (in the “Vaiyapatal” and the “Vaiya”) among the more important colonists of Jaffna-(ibid).And if you think Vaddas lack the verve to be concept borrowers, think about how they appropriated the origin myth of the Sinhalese and made Kuveni their ancestress. “The story of Kuveni is clearly derived from the Valahassa Jataka which seems to have influenced also the story of Simhala in the Divyadana”. C Mendis worked out the above hypothesis, did a question bang against the wall of his subconscious, as to how the Vaddas of Lanka came to own Kuveni and her unhappy love story which was a product of the mind of scholarly monks? It’s a VOC Map “Nieuwe Kaart Van Het Eyland Ceylon, Francoise Valentyn, J. You will see the Vadda land (Het Land Der Weddas) and the Vanniya land (Het Land Der Wannias) existing side by side.Did he adequately consider all the steps in the pathway which led from the minds of the monks to the minds of the Vaddas? As invisible as they were to all the scholars who tried to derive the word “wanni” without giving a thought to the wanniyaletthos. You will also see that the land of the Vaddas covers the area corresponding to almost the whole district of modern Mulathivu north of Trincomally.ss or group communicate better with Google Mail and more. One-stop shop for comprehensive info about how Google crawls and indexes websites... “This association with the Agni-kula (fire –family or caste), in S.