Venka, Veṅka, Veṅkā: 5 definitions
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Purana and Itihasa (epic history)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: The Purana Index
Veṅka (वेङ्क).—(c) a kingdom through which Ṛṣabha passed. Its king was Arhat.*
- * Bhāgavata-purāṇa V. 6. 7 and 9.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Sanskrit dictionarySource: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
Veṅkā (वेङ्का).—Name of a people in the south of India.
Derivable forms: veṅkāḥ (वेङ्काः).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Veṅka (वेङ्क).—[masculine] [plural] [Name] of a people.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Veṅka (वेङ्क):—m. [plural] Name of a people in the south of India, [Bhāgavata-purāṇa]
[Sanskrit to German] (Deutsch Wörterbuch)Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Veṅka (वेङ्क):—m. pl. Nomen proprium eines Volkes im Süden der Halbinsel [Bhāgavatapurāṇa 5, 6, 8. 10.]
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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The history of Andhra country (1000 AD - 1500 AD) (by Yashoda Devi)
Part 8 - Nannichoda II (A.D. 1151-1160) < [Chapter XX - The Telugu Cholas (Chodas)]
Part 7 - Kama choda M and Tribhuvanamalla (C.M. A.D. 1137-1151) < [Chapter XX - The Telugu Cholas (Chodas)]
Middle Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)