Pratisaraka: 1 definition

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Pratisaraka 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: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary

Pratisaraka.—(IA 7), cf. Vartmapāla-Pratisaraka-Rājasthānīya; official designation; same as Pratisāraka. Note: pratisaraka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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Pratisāraka.—(EI31; HD), explained as an officer who collects tax and allows carts to go out of the nālī or a strip of low ground (LP); see Pratisārin; same as Pratīsāraka. Note: pratisāraka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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Pratīsāraka.—(LP), explained as ‘a gate-keeper’. See Prati- sāraka, Pratisārin. Note: pratīsāraka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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Prātisāraka.—(HD), same as Pratisāraka. See Ind. Ant., Vol. XV, p. 187. Note: prātisāraka is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, 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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