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4-handed Chaturanga with dice is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Orthodox chess, . This item is located on a site outside of chessvariants.org.

This item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-05
 Author: M  Winther. 4-handed Chaturanga with diceThis item is a Zillions-of-Games file
It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, 
It was last modified on: 2006-03-05
 Author: M  Winther.. Missing description

Author: M Winther.

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Chaturanga for four players probably originated in India about 1000 years ago, and is believed to be a development of 2-handed Chaturanga. At least until the end of the 19th century, a variant of 4-handed Chaturanga was played in several parts of India. In medieval times, the game was mostly played with dice (four-sided long dice), often with stakes involved.

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The board used for this game has 8 row(s), 8 column(s), 64 cells/squares.
This game is a 4 player game, with 2 players per team.

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Group ID 'chaturanga'