Magadha is a region in the Indie state o Bihar an formed ane o the saxteen Mahajanapadas (Sanskrit: "Great Kintras") o auncient Indie. The core o the kinrick wis the aurie o Bihar sooth o the Ganges; its first caipital wis Rajagriha (modren Rajgir), then Pataliputra (modren Patna). Rajagriha wis ineetially kent as 'Girivrijja' an later came tae be kent as sae during the reign o Ajatashatru.

Kinrick o Magadha

c. 1200 BCE–322 BCE
Expansion o the Magadha state in the 6t-4t centuries BCE
Expansion o the Magadha state in the 6t-4t centuries BCE
CaipitalRajagriha. later, Pataliputra (Modren day Patna)
Common leidsAuld Indo-Aryan (e.g. Magadhi Prakrit, ither Prakrits, Sanskrit)
Releegion
Jainism
Buddhism
Hinduism
GovrenmentAbsolute Monarchy as descrived in the Arthashastra
Samraat (Emperor) 
Historical eraAntiquity
• Established
c. 1200 BCE
• Disestablished
322 BCE
CurrencyPanas
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Mahajanapada
Maurya Empire
The day pairt o Indie
 Bangladesh
   Nepal