Angamangalam, Aṅgamaṅgalam, Anga-mangalam: 1 definition



Angamangalam 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: Annual Report on Indian Epigraphy (1945-1952)

Aṅgamaṅgalam is an archaeologically important site situated in Tiruchendur-taluk (Tirunelveli district, Madras), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Aṅgamaṅgalam there is a Tamil inscription at the north wall on the mahāmaṇḍapa of the Narasiṅganāthar temple. It states that Uyyavandān-Ulaguttamāṇḍān and Uyyavandān Vīmappillai sold a piece of land to the temple of Narasimheśvaramuḍaiya-Nāyanār at Madurodaya-perunderuvu alias Aṅgamaṅgalam of Kuḍanāḍu as iraiyili devadāna for a sum of 22 palamudalānai achchu.

This Tamil inscription belongs to Jaṭāvarman Tribhuvanachakravartin Vīra-Pāṇḍyadeva of the Pāṇḍya dynasty.

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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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