Gurji: 1 definition

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Gurji 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 geography

Source: What is India: Annual Report on Indian Epigraphy (1945-1952)

Gurji is an archaeologically important site situated in Jabalpur district (Madhya pradesh), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Gurji there are inscriptions on various Satī pillars near a field. One of them records the death of a satī named Jasūdevī, wife of Vijayadeva of the Śrīvāstavya-Kāyastha community. It is dated V. S. 1398.

Another inscription in Sanskrit records the death of a satī and belongs to king Suratāṇa Mahamūda.

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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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