The region of Paleyagaras is very significant in the history of Chitradurga. During this period the forts were built, and temples and monasteries were improved. Therefore the political status of Chitradurga also flourished. Chitradurga became the capital of Paleyagaras. Madakari nayaka was the most prominent and powerful of them. OnakeObavva, who fought against Hider Ali is considered as a brave and historical woman.
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