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Pravaragiri, aka: Pravara-giri; 1 Definition(s)

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Pravaragiri (प्रवरगिरि).—In the Barabar Hill Cave inscription of Anantavarman of sixth or seventh century A.D., the (Gorathagiri) hill is called of Pravara-giri. This name seems to have been the origin of the word Barabar. For detailed accounts of Barabar hills, see Dr. D. R. Patil’s Antiguarian Remains in Bihar, pp. 15ff.

Source: archive.org: Geography in Ancient Indian inscriptions
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The history and geography of India includes names of areas, cities, countries and other regions of India, as well as historical dynasties, rulers, tribes and various local traditions, languages and festivals. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom but primarely encourages the path of Dharma, incorporated into religions such as Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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