King Vikramaditya VI, was a famous ruler of Karnataka
, during the 11th century. He was considered an ideal king, since he was wise as well as brave and strong. He was a generous and noble king. He ascended the throne on the 26th of February 1077. The famous Chalukya-Vikrama era started with his rule. During his rule he defeated a number of kings. Even though there were constant wars, his subjects lived in peace. King Vikramaditya ruled solely for the welfare of his subjects.