- +10% Trade efficiency
- +10% Fort defense
- +10% National tax modifier
- +1 Yearly prestige
- +1 Merchant
- +1 Diplomatic reputation
- +10% Goods produced modifier
- +10% Production efficiency
- +1 Attrition for enemies
- +10% Domestic trade power
Kotte is located in the island of Lanka in the south east of India. In 1444, they are a three-province nation and are sovereign of the Kandy. They are also the only independent Theravada Buddhist country in India.
Kotte can form Bharat.
Form Bharat (Central Indian, Eastern Aryan)
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Form the mighty Bharat and bring all the lands of the Indian subcontinent under your rule.
If the country is AI-controlled,
Start by building troops to the force limit, then conquer the small nations under Vijayanagar. Note that Madurai has many cores in Vijayanagar, so using the enforce vassalisation CB on Madurai means you can return their cores after a war with Vijayanagar, therefore, expanding your territory quickly. You should also vassalize the Maldives to prevent rebellions.
Annex your vasal soon after the first victory against Vijayanagar and to get a permanent +1 missionary and +0,5 yearly prestige.
Once you became more powerful, you should be able to ally Bahmanis. Bahmanis is a strong ally to have against Vijayanagar. With Bahmani help, you can easily conquer all of Vijayanagar over a few decades.
The religious idea group should be one of your first idea group, as you get free CB against every other Indian nation and it will help to convert your new territory quickly. The quantity idea group should also be one of your first idea groups, as it can help you build a large army to conquer India for The Buddhists Strike Back achievement. The administrative idea group is also a good option.