Erandapalla, aka: Eranda-palla, Eraṇḍapalla; 2 Definition(s)

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Eraṇḍapalla (एरण्डपल्ल) refers to one of the kingdoms of the south (see Dakṣiṇāpatha) mentioned in Gupta inscription No. 1. The Gupta empire (r. 3rd-century CE), founded by Śrī Gupta, covered much of ancient India and embraced the Dharmic religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. According to this inscription, all the kings of the region of the north were who attained great fame by liberating them. One of the regions mentioned as situated in the south is Eraṇḍapalla.

Source: Wisdom Library: India History

Eraṇḍapalla (एरण्डपल्ल) or Eraṇḍapallī is a place-name classified as a palla or pallī and mentioned in the Gupta inscriptions. The Gupta empire (r. 3rd-century CE), founded by Śrī Gupta, covered much of ancient India and embraced the Dharmic religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism. Eraṇḍapalla is mentioned in the list of countries of Southern region conquered by Samudragupta. Its ruler was Damana.

Source: archive.org: Personal and geographical names in the Gupta 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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Eraṇḍa (एरण्ड).—The castor-oil plant; (a small tree with a scanty number of leaves); and hence ...
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Palla (पल्ल).—A large granary.Derivable forms: pallaḥ (पल्लः).
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Eraṇḍapatrikā (एरण्डपत्रिका).—f. (-kā) A plant, commonly Danti. E. eraṇḍa, and patra leaf, havi...
Erandaphala
Eraṇḍaphalā (एरण्डफला).—f. (-lā) A plant: see the preceding. E. eraṇḍa, and phala fruit.
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Sthūlairaṇḍa (स्थूलैरण्ड, “rough eraṇḍa”) refers to one of the three varieties of Eraṇḍa, th...
Shvetairanda
Śvetairaṇḍa (श्वेतैरण्ड, “white eraṇḍa”) refers to one of the three varieties of Eraṇḍa, the...
Raktairanda
Raktairaṇḍa (रक्तैरण्ड, “red eraṇḍa”) refers to one of the three varieties of Eraṇḍa, the Sa...
Erandapalli
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Hrasvairanda
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Mahairanda
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suratī ēraṇḍa (सुरती एरंड).—m A variety of the ēraṇḍa or Castoroil-plant.
Mogali-eranda
mōgalī-ēraṇḍa (मोगली-एरंड).—m Physic-nut-plant.
Tambada Eranda
tāmbaḍā ēraṇḍa (तांबडा एरंड).—m Castor-oil tree, Ricinus communis.
Mogali Eranda
mōgalī ēraṇḍa (मोगली एरंड).—m Physic-nut-plant, Jatropha Curcas.
Hirava Eranda
hiravā ēraṇḍa (हिरवा एरंड).—m A variety of the Castor oil-tree, Ricinus viridis.

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