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Tissa of Upatissa Nuwara


Tissa was king of Upatissa Nuwara (modern-day Sri Lanka) from 454 BC to 437 BC. He succeeded his older brother Abhaya after his deposition. Abhaya was appointed the regent by his eight younger brothers but would only be consecrated king after he had finally defeated his nephew Pandukabhaya. However, he was deposed by Pandukabhaya.

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  • History of Sri Lankan Kings
  • Codrington's Short History of Ceylon
Tissa of Upatissa Nuwara
Born: ? ? Died: ? ?
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Abhaya
Succeeded by
Pandukabhaya


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