Pateikkaya Kingdom

History of Pateikkaya Kingdom

According to the legend, the daughter of King Kyansitthar, Shwe Einsi, the princess of Pagan Kingdom, fell in love with the prince of Pateikkaya Kingdom. Although the exact location of the kingdom is unknown, it is believed to be in East Bengal in the valley of the eastern Chin Hills.

 

Capital of Pateikkaya Kingdom

Since it is believed to be located in the valley of Chin Hills, it can be located on the trade route from the eastern India to the Pagan Kingdom. It is also believed to be the trading post between India and the Pagan Kingdom.

 

 

Civilization and Culture
The culture of Pateikkaya is believed to be the mix of Indian culture and the tribal cultures, related to the Naga people.