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Cakoraparvata, aka: Cakora-parvata; 1 Definition(s)

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Cakoraparvata (चकोरपर्वत).—The southern portion of the Eastern Ghats was possibly known as Cakora-parvata, which is mentioned in the Nasik eulogy. Thename also occurs in the Harṣa-carita of Bāṇa.

Source: archive.org: Geography in Ancient Indian inscriptionsIndia history book cover
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The history and of India includes names of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as historical dynasties, rulers, tribes and various local traditions, languages and festivals. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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