Rishibhatta, Ṛṣibhaṭṭa, Rishi-bhatta: 2 definitions


Rishibhatta means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, 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.

The Sanskrit term Ṛṣibhaṭṭa can be transliterated into English as Rsibhatta or Rishibhatta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

India history and geography

Source: What is India: Inscriptions of the Śilāhāras

Ṛṣibhaṭṭa (fl. 1095 A.D.), bearing the official title mahāsāndhivigrahika, is mentioned as a minister of king Ananatapāla (Anantadeva), according to the “Kharepāṭaṇ plates of Anantadeva I”.

These copper plates (mentioning Ṛṣibhaṭṭa) were in the possession of Mr. Ramachandra Sivram Desai of Khārepāṭaṇ in Ratnāgiri District, Mahārāṣṭra. It is dated on the first tithi of the bright fortnight of Māgha in the Śaka year 1016, the cyclic year being Bhāva.

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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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Sanskrit dictionary

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Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Aufrecht Catalogus Catalogorum

Ṛṣibhaṭṭa (ऋषिभट्ट) as mentioned in Aufrecht’s Catalogus Catalogorum:—Ṣoḍaśakarmapaddhati. B. 3, 132.

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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