Dating in orissa
(Additional information by Abhijit Rajadhyaksha, and from A History of the Early Ganga Monarchy and Jainism, Hampa Nagarajaiah (1999), from a History of Jainism, Kailash Chand Jain (2010), and from A Textbook of Medieval Indian History, Sailendra Sen (2013).) Kharavela is claimed as Kalinga's greatest Jain warrior king, responsible for promoting Jainism in eastern India.
In the second year of his reign he makes a raid against King Shathakarni, from a kingdom in the Sattavahana territory bordering Kalinga to the west.
Rather than press home his own attack, Kharavela turns on the Bactrian king and forces him to retreat.(Additional information by Abhijit Rajadhyaksha, and from External Link: Ancient Orissa.) Srutayus is one of the leaders in the Kurukshetra War in the Mahabharata on the side of Kauravas. Bhagadatta of the Naraka kings is also involved in the war, as are the Utkalas of Kalinga, who only form their own kingdom after Kalinga's fall in the third century BC.Toshali Dynasty In 273-269 BC there was a war of succession in the Mauryan empire.At its height it extended from Takshashila and Nepal in the north to Kanyakumari in the south.
Kharavela's fame spread across the length and breadth of India.The Utkala people, previously part of Kalinga, eventually emerge with their own kingdom in what is now eastern Orissa.