Naguma, aka: Nāguma; 1 Definition(s)

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Naguma 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

Nāguma is the name of a village mentioned in the “Cintra stone inscription of Aparāditya I”. The village Nāguma is modern Nāgaon, two miles south-west of Uraṇ, and Cāṃḍijā is Cānjē, about two miles to the east of Nāgaon. Both the villages are included in the Panvel-tālukā of the Kolābā District.

These stone inscriptions (mentioning Nāguma) were in the vicinity of the Jogeśvarī Cave to the north of Bombay in the Sālsette island. It is dated on the twelfth tithi of the bright fortnight of Caitra in the Śaka year 1059, the cyclic year being Piṅgala.

(Source): What is India: Inscriptions of the Śilāhāras
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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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