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Mandasor 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 geogprahy

Mandasor (मन्दसोर्), or more properly Daśor, is, the chief town of the Mandasor District of Madhya Pradesh. Daśapura is identical with Mandasor. The best explanation of the formation of the name Mandasor is that it is a composite name con sisting of Man and Dasor which were originally lying side by side and of which Man has been completely wiped out of existence. The second of these, namely, Dasor, is a regular modern derivative of the ancient Daśapura.

Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Early Gupta KingsIndia history book cover
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The history and of India includes names of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as historical dynasties, rulers, tribes and various local traditions, languages and festivals. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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