Preggada, Preggaḍa: 1 definition


Preggada means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. 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.

In Hinduism

Arthashastra (politics and welfare)

Source: Shodhganga: Kakati Ganapatideva and his times (artha)

Preggaḍa is another office as mantri sufficed to the mahāpradhāna like Mayideva preggaḍa, Ananta preggaḍa or senādhipati like Rāyana preggaḍa or Śrīkaraṇam like Bhīm-deva preggaḍa. Pammi inscription dated A.D. 1236, refers to Pocana preggaḍa and Devana preggaḍa whose designation is not mentioned; perhaps they might be the minister.

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Arthashastra (अर्थशास्त्र, arthaśāstra) literature concerns itself with the teachings (shastra) of economic prosperity (artha) statecraft, politics and military tactics. The term arthashastra refers to both the name of these scientific teachings, as well as the name of a Sanskrit work included in such literature. This book was written (3rd century BCE) by by Kautilya, who flourished in the 4th century BCE.

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