Balambid, aka: Bālambīḍ; 1 Definition(s)


Balambid 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

Bālambīḍ is an archaeologically important site situated in Kod-taluk (Dharwar district, Bombay), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Bālambīḍ there is a fragmentary stone set up near Viṣahareśvara temple which mentions the Brāhmaṇas of the mahāgrāma Piriya-Kereyūru.

This inscription belongs to king Tribhuvanamalla of the Western Chālukya dynasty. It is dated Chālukya-Vikrama year 42 (1118 A.D., August 4).

(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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