Ablur, aka: Ablūr; 1 Definition(s)


Ablur means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

India history and geogprahy

Ablūr is an archaeologically important site situated in Kod-taluk (Dharwar district, Bombay), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Ablūr there is an inscription on the parapet wall to the right of entrance into the sabhāmaṇḍapa of the Someśvara temple. It states that the sculptures, depict the scenes of (i) Jeḍara Dāsimayya offerings cloth to use god; (ii) Siriyāli-śetti and Cheṅgalavve offering their son to the god; (ii) god Siva as having come down and danced before the Kumbāra (i.e. potter) Guṇḍa.

(Source): What is India: Annual Report on Indian Epigraphy (1945-1952)
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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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