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Nolamba 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.

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Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Śilāhāras

1) Nolamba is the name of a person mentioned in the “Tālale plates of Gaṇḍarāditya ”. Accordingly, “... to his feudatory Nolamba, who is adorned with all merits, who is the sun that makes the family of the Nigumbas, bloom, who is adorned by his banner of the golden fish and the lordly serpent, who is the very ocean of propriety, (and) who has obtained a boon of the goddess Padmāvatī”.

2) Nolamba, from the Nikumba-family, is mentioned in the “Tālale plates of Gaṇḍarāditya ”. Accordingly, “Nāyima’s son was named Nolamba, who obliges good people, who is devoted to religion, who is a lion to the elephants in the form of his enemies, and a bee attached to the lotuses that are the feet of the illustrious Gaṇḍarāditya”.

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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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