Purugupta was a Gupta Emperor. He was the son of Kumaragupta I and queen Anantadevi. He succeeded his half brother Skandagupta. No inscriptions of Purugupta were found and not much is known about his rule. His name was mentioned in silver-copper seal of his grandson Kumaragupta III and Nalanda clay sealings. He may have ruled between 467 A.D. and 473 A.D. Purugupta was succeeded by Kumaragupta II.