Pratishthapatha, aka: Pratiṣṭhāpāṭha, Pratishtha-patha; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Pratiṣṭhāpāṭha can be transliterated into English as Pratisthapatha or Pratishthapatha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Pratiṣṭhāpāṭha (प्रतिष्ठापाठ) is the name of a work ascribed to Āśādhara (1178-1243 C.E.) according to the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” II. pp. 194-96. Āśādhara was a famous Jain author belonging to the Sapādalakṣa country where Śākambharī is situated and composed many works (viz., the Pratiṣṭhā-pāṭha).

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)
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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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