Meghalaya, Megha-alaya, Meghālaya: 2 definitions
Meghalaya means something in the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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 geographySource: Academia.edu: Early Mediaeval Surma Valley
Meghalaya refers to a range of hills situated to the north of Sylhet: an ancient colonial district corresponding to the early mediaeval Surma valley where Brahmanical temples and maṭhas once thrived.
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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Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Meghālaya (मेघालय):—(nm) an eastern state of the Union of India.
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