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Chaturaji

Chaturaji, played in India, starting position. Pieces with different colors (some shown as inverted) were used for each of four sides. c.

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Origin of chess - a phylogenetic perspective /
Enochian Chess
Enochian chess is a four-player chess variant, similar to Chaturaji, associated with the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn.
The First Definitive Study of Enochian Chess
To enable the Rajah to obtain Sinhasana or Chaturaji, all other pieces, even the Elephant, may be sacrificed.
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The latter is “Chaturaji” in the Encyclopedia. On rereading the first edition's note interpretation” of Chaturaji strikes me as mere speculation.
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is “Chaturaji” in the Encyclopedia. February 2 O08.

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Chaturaji - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chaturaji is a four player chess-like game. It was first described in detail circa 1030 by Biruni in his India book.
Chaturanga for four players
Dec 22, 2008 Pritchard in his Encyclopedia of Chess Variants calls this game Chaturaji. We discuss several, slightly different variants of this game.
Chess, Goddess and Everything: The Origins of Chess: Chaturaji
Sep 17, 2010 The Origins of Chess: Chaturaji - "Four Kings".
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Chaturaji - Description: Chaturaji is a four player chess-like game. It was first described in detail circa 1030 by Biruni in his India book.
Chaturaji: an ancient gambling game | Chaturanga | BoardGameGeek
When most people hear the name Chaturanga they think of a game properly known as chaturaji.

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