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


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Alternative spellings of this word include Chakoraparvata.

India history and geogprahy

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): Geography in Ancient Indian inscriptions
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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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