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Hephthalite Empire

(Reguidit frae Hephthalite)

The Hephthalites or Ephthalites an aa kent as the White Huns an in Sanskrit as the Sveta Huna, war a nomadic confederation in Central Asie in Late Antiquity.

Hephthalite Empire
408–670
The Hephthalites (green), c. 500.
The Hephthalites (green), c. 500.
Status Nomadic confederation
Caipital Kunduz (Walwalij, Drapsaka, or Badian)
Balkh (Pakhlo)
Sialkot (Sakala)
Common leids Offeecial leid:
Bactrian
Regional leids:
Gandhari (Gandhara)
Sogdian (Sogdiana)
Chorasmian
Tocharian
Turkic
Saka dialects
Liturgical leid:
Sanskrit
Releegion Zoroastrianism[1]
Nestorianism
Manichaeism[2]
Buddhism[3]
Tegin  
• 430/440 – ≈490
Khingila
• 490/500 – 515
Toramana
• 515–528
Mihirakula
Historical era Late Antiquity
• Established
408
• Disestablished
670
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Kushan Empire
Sassanid Empire
Gupta Empire
Kidarites
Kabul Shahi
Göktürks
Zunbils
Principality o Chaghaniyan
The day pairt o  Afghanistan
 Cheenae
 Indie
 Kazakhstan
 Kyrgyzstan
 Pakistan
 Tajikistan
 Turkmenistan
 Uzbekistan[2]

ReferencesEedit

  1. Al-Hind, the Making of the Indo-Islamic World: Early medieval India. André Wink, p. 110. E. J. Brill.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kurbanov, Aydogdy (2010). "The Hephthalites: Archaeological and historican analysis" (PDF). Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  3. "Chinese Travelers in Afghanistan". Abdul Hai Habibi. alamahabibi.com. 1969. Retrieved August 9, 2012.