Vaidharana, Vaidharaṇa: 1 definition
Vaidharana 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 geogprahySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Vaidharaṇa.—(HRS), a compensation fee levied upon the sale of liquors, royal merchandise, mining products and imported salt, as suggested by the Arthaśāstra. Note: vaidharaṇa 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.
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Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
Chapter 12 - Conducting Mining Operations and Manufacture < [Book 2 - The duties of Government Superintendents]
Chapter 16 - The Superintendent of Commerce < [Book 2 - The duties of Government Superintendents]
Chapter 25 - The Superintendent of Liquor < [Book 2 - The duties of Government Superintendents]