Ashvatthanagara, Aśvatthanagara, Ashvattha-nagara: 2 definitions


Ashvatthanagara 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.

The Sanskrit term Aśvatthanagara can be transliterated into English as Asvatthanagara or Ashvatthanagara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: Geography in Ancient Indian inscriptions

Aśvatthanagara (अश्वत्थनगर) appears in Rithpur plates of Prabhāvatīgupta. It was situated on Kośika mārga. As suggested by Y. R. Gupta. Asatpur in the Achalapur taluq of Amaravati district may be the modern representative of Aśvatthanagara.

Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Vākāṭakas

Aśvatthanagara (अश्वत्थनगर) has been identified with Asatpur in the Achalpur tahsil of the Amarāvatī District of Vidarbha.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, 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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