Introduction to Svananda

According to Gopal Raja Bansawali, King Svananda ruled over Nepal for 40 years and 6 months. He was the 15th Kirat King of Nepal. He was the successor of King Kamkam and succeeded by King Phukom.

All Four of the Primary Genealogies of Nepal have mentioned Svananda as one of the Kirat Kings of Nepal. However, the chronology of his Kingship hasn’t been static.

The Genealogies that have listed his name are Bhasa Bansawali, Geneology of Kirkpatrick, and Genealogy of Daniel Wright.

Bhasa Bansawali

Bhasa Bansawali has mentioned Svananda as one of the Kirat Kings of Nepal. According to the text, he was the son of King Kamkam and the Father of King Sthunko. The text further adds that he ruled over Nepal for 50 years and 8 Months.

Genealogy of Kirkpatrick

The Genealogy mentioned by William Kirkpatrick has also discussed Svananda. Kirkpatrick has disclosed Soonund as the 12th Kirat King of Nepal. According to this text, Svananda ruled over Nepal for 50 years and 8 Months.

Genealogy of Daniel Wright

The Genealogy of Daniel Wright also mentioned Swananda as the 13th King of the Kirat Dynasty that ruled over Nepal.

According to the text, he was the Father to King Sthunko and the Son of King Bunka. However, it fails to mention the regnal years and the Period of his reign.

Epilogue

Note: The Prehistory of Nepal up to the Kirat Dynasty lacks sufficient evidence to ensure its reliability. The article has been written through the consolidation of Chronologies with minimum interpretation to preserve its Historiographical Accuracy. In the case of Further Evidence coming into Light, it needs to be posited that the Chronologies themselves have solely inspired the materials of the Article.