Jyeshthesha, aka: Jyeṣṭheśa; 1 Definition(s)

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Jyeshthesha 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.

The Sanskrit term Jyeṣṭheśa can be transliterated into English as Jyesthesa or Jyeshthesha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Jyeṣṭheśa (ज्येष्ठेश) is the name of a sacred spot mentioned in the Nīlamatapurāṇa.—Jyeṣṭheśa of the Nīlamata is located below Mount Haramukuṭa in the territory known as Nandikṣetra. Rājataraṅgiṇī refers to Jyeṣṭheśvara worshipped by Vasiṣṭha and the Nīlamata also states, “The glorious Vasiṣṭha is near Jyeṣṭheśvara”.

Source: archive.org: Nilamata Purana: a cultural and literary study (history)
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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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