Shre, Śre: 1 definition
Shre means something in 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.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Śre.—(PJS; LP), contraction of Śreṣṭhin, ‘a banker’ or śreyase, ‘for the merit of…’ (especially in medieval Jain ins- criptions). Note: śre is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Starts with (+94): Shredhi, Shredhikshetra, Shredhiphala, Shredhivyavahara, Shredi, Shreman, Shrenaya, Shreni, Shreni-karana, Shrenibaddha, Shrenibala, Shrenibandha, Shrenibhu, Shrenibhuta, Shrenicarana, Shrenicharana, Shrenidant, Shrenidat, Shrenidharma, Shrenika.
Ends with: Vyamishre.
Full-text (+4): Gatashri, Yajnashreshtha, Mantrishreshtha, Kantakashreni, Shreman, Madhushreni, Kulashreshthin, Sutashreni, Pattrashreshtha, Devashreni, Drumashreshtha, Pattrashreni, Indrashreshtha, Dhanuhshreni, Karmashreshtha, Karandava, Dharmashreshthin, Putrashreni, Dvisahasra, Bahushreyasi.
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A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 3 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)
Blue Annals (deb-ther sngon-po) (by George N. Roerich)
Chapter 6 - First incarnation series (vi): rang byung rdo rje (Karmapa III) < [Book 8 - The famous Dakpo Kagyü (traditions)]
Chapter 1c - The Zur Geneology (ii): Zur chung shes rab grags pa < [Book 3 - Early translations of Secret Mantra]
Chapter 4 - Lineage of Tropuwa < [Book 14 - Great Compassion Cycle]
The gods of northern Buddhism (by Alice Getty)