Eka-bhoga, Ekabhoga: 3 definitions


Eka-bhoga 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 geography

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Eka-bhoga.—(EI 16; SITI; ASLV), a tenure indicating exclusive ownership of a property invested in a single indivi- dual; sole possession and enjoyment of a village by a single person (without any joint owner); cf. ekabhoga-iṟaiyili, tax-free land or village in the sole enjoyment of a single owner. Same as eka-bhogya. Cf. gaṇa-bhoga. (SITI), single crop; same as Tamil oru-pū. Note: eka-bhoga is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, 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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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekabhoga (एकभोग):—[=eka-bhoga] [from eka] m. sole and entire right of enjoyment, [Inscriptions]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). 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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Kannada-English dictionary

[«previous next»] — Eka-bhoga in Kannada glossary
Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Ēkabhōga (ಏಕಭೋಗ):—

1) [noun] the absolute authority or power over a state or region.

2) [noun] the condition or the fact of growing one crop a year; crop so grown.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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