Marichi, aka: Marīchi; 1 Definition(s)
Marichi 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.
Ambiguity: Although Marichi has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the Sanskrit word Marici. It further has the optional forms Marīchi, Mārīchi and Mārīchī.
India history and geogprahy
Marīchi.—a theoretical unit of measurement (JNSI, Vol. XVI, p. 48). Note: marīchi is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
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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Search found 8 books and stories containing Marichi or Marīchi. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)
Chapter V - Creation of the Prajapatis < [Agastya Samhita]
Chapter CXXXV - The Viranavami Vratas etc < [Brihaspati (Nitisara) Samhita]
The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 12 - The Haihayas of Panchadharala (A.D. 1200-1403) < [Chapter II - The Haihayas]
Introduction (Chagi Dynasty) < [Chapter III - The Chagis (A.D. 1100-1477)]
Part 8 - Nannichoda II (A.D. 1151-1160) < [Chapter XX - The Telugu Cholas (Chodas)]
The Mahabharata - First Book (by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa)
Section CXXIII < [Sambhava Parva]
Section LXVI < [Sambhava Parva]
Section LXV < [Sambhava Parva]
The Mahabharata - Second Book (by Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa)
Yoga Vasistha [English], Volume 1-4 (by Vihari-Lala Mitra)
Chapter XXXIII - Association of aerial and earthly beings < [Book I - Vairagya khanda (vairagya khanda)]