Rajshahi: 2 definitions
Rajshahi means something in the history of ancient India, Hindi. 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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India history and geogprahySource: archive.org: Personal and geographical names in the Gupta inscriptions
Rajshahi, Bogra and Dinajpur are districts possibly corresponding to the ancient Ḍavāka according to V. A. Smith. But as these districts were not actually incorporated in the Gupta dominions. Ḍavāka is a place-name without suffix and is mentioned in the Gupta inscription No. 1. The Gupta empire (r. 3rd-century CE), founded by Śrī Gupta, covered much of ancient India and embraced the Dharmic religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.
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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Hindi dictionarySource: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary
Rajshahi in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) royal, regal, kingly..—rajshahi (राजशाही) is alternatively transliterated as Rājaśāhī.
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Search found 5 books and stories containing Rajshahi; (plurals include: Rajshahis). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Bhagavati-sutra (Viyaha-pannatti) (by K. C. Lalwani)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Part 4 - Teachers and Pupils in Vedānta < [Chapter XI - The Śaṅkara School of Vedānta (continued)]
The Indian Buddhist Iconography (by Benoytosh Bhattachacharyya)
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 5 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
The Vishnu Purana (by Horace Hayman Wilson)