The Pallava period is comprehended as of three parts. The early
Pallava times between 4th century AD to 6th century AD when
small domains were ruled by Pallavas(1), The age between the
6th and 7th century AD(2),The later age (3).
the Pallava reign many changes occurred in Tamil history. Many
changes were affected in the social life and faith of Tamils.
Among the early Pallavas, the most noteworthy is Sivaskandavarman.
His region extended from River Krishna in the north to River
Porunai in the south. Amaravati city was a Buddhist centre.
early Pallavas include Kumaravishnu, Kandavarma, Veeravarma,
Kandavarma II, andSimhavarma. During the rule of Simhavarma,
the Pallava empire expanded. His son Simhavishnu defeated the
Kalappirars and extended his power down south in Thondai-Mandala
too. His power extended to regions of Malayaman Nadu, Chera,
Chola, and Sinhala lands too. During his reign Kanchi was the