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Candy 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 geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Candy.—(IA 26), Anglicised form of khaṇdī, a weight of different value in different parts. See khaṇdikā. Note: candy is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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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Starts with: Candya.
Full-text (+21): Khadisakhara, Khandi, Khanda, Khandava, Madhuja, Sharkara, Khadesakhara, Rovala, Khandavaraga, Shikharini, Dhautakhandi, Khadava, Matsyandika, Solula, Solola, Sololi, Soluli, Athaka, Kaili, Khoraka.
Search found 28 books and stories containing Candy; (plurals include: Candys). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Śrī Hari-bhakti-kalpa-latikā (by Sarasvati Thkura)
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 3: Metals, Gems and other substances (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 11 - Evil effects of Diamonds, not properly purified and incinerated < [Chapter XIII - Gems (1): Vajra or Hiraka (diamond)]
Part 5 - Taking of tin < [Chapter VI - Metals (6): Vanga (tin)]
Part 5 - Semi-poison (5): Karavira or Karabira < [Chapter XXXI - Upavisha (semi-poisons)]
Shrimad Bhagavad-gita (by Narayana Gosvami)
Verse 15.14 < [Chapter 15 - Puruṣottama-toga (Yoga through understanding the Supreme Person)]
Verse 7.1 < [Chapter 7 - Vijñāna-Yoga (Yoga through Realization of Transcendental Knowledge)]
Verse 12.10 < [Chapter 12 - Bhakti-yoga (Yoga through Pure Devotional Service)]
A Blessed Pilgrimage (by Dr. Yutang Lin)
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
The Skanda Purana (by G. V. Tagare)
Chapter 42 - The Festival of the Transit (of the Sun) to Capricorn < [Section 2 - Puruṣottama-kṣetra-māhātmya]
Chapter 95 - The Greatness of Nārāyaṇa Tīrtha < [Section 3 - Revā-khaṇḍa]
Chapter 8 - The Greatness of Tulasī < [Section 5 - Mārgaśīrṣa-māhātmya]