Ajirage, Ājirage: 1 definition


Ajirage 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.

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Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Śilāhāras

Ājirage is the name of a village mentioned in the “Kolhāpur stone inscription of Vijayāditya”. Ājirage, the chief town of the kholla in which the donated village was situated is evidently modern Ājare, the chief town of the Ājare Mahāl of the Kolhāpur District.

This stone inscription (mentioning Ājirage) was found on a stone in front of the Jaina temple near the Śukravāra gate of the city of Kolhāpur. It records the grant, made by king Vijayaditya of a field measuring one quarter of a nivartana, and a dwelling house measuring twelve cubits. It is dated in the expired Śaka year 1065, the cyclic year being Dundubhi, on Monday, the full-moon tithi of Māgha, when there was a lunar eclipse.

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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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