Bhadraghata, aka: Bhadraghaṭa, Bhadra-ghata; 3 Definition(s)
Bhadraghata means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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
Bhadra-ghaṭa.—cf. Tamil pattira-kaḍam (SITI), a pot filled with water and sanctified by rites. Note: bhadra-ghaṭa is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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.
Languages of India and abroad
Bhadraghaṭa (भद्रघट).—a vessel from which a lottery is drawn
Derivable forms: bhadraghaṭaḥ (भद्रघटः).
Bhadraghaṭa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms bhadra and ghaṭa (घट). See also (synonyms): bhadraghaṭaka.Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
(-ṭaḥ) A vessel from which a lottery is drawn.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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The Jataka tales [English], Volume 1-6 (by Robert Chalmers)
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
Settlement in Early Historic Ganga Plain (by Chirantani Das)
Part 7 - Location and trade routes of the Vārāṇasī region < [Chapter V - Rise of Vārāṇasī as a Nodal Centre]
Part 4 - Urban features of ancient Vārāṇasī < [Chapter VIII - Vārāṇasī–Sārnāth: Inter-Settlement Relations]
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)