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    Satavahana - Nagas or Brahmins?

    Satavahana rulers are said to be of ambiguous origin as they claimed to be Brahmanas but followed Dravidian customs such as using mother's name to identify themselves. Example : Gautamiputra <- Son of a woman of Gautam gotra. Vashishtaputra <- Son of a woman of Vashishta gotra...