Atpura, Ātpura, At-pura: 1 definition



Atpura 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: Jainworld: Jain History (h)

Ātpura is one of the historical names for Āhār, about three kms. east of Udaipur city. Jainism flourished here under the patronage of the Guhila rulers. Pradyumnasūri of Candra Gaccha is siad to have defeated the Digambara saints in discussions in the royal court of Allaṭa at Āghāṭa.

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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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