Western India; 1 Definition(s)
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India history and geogprahy
Western India comprised Sindh and Western Rajasthan, with Kachh and Gujarat, and a portion of the adjoining coast on the lower course of the Narbada river.
According to Xuanzang (Hwen Thsang), in Western India the provinces were divided between the kings of Sindh, Balabhi, and Gurjjara.Source: archive.org: Cunningham’s Ancient Geography of India
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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Search found 24 books and stories containing Western India; (plurals include: Western Indias). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Maha Prajnaparamita Sastra (by Gelongma Karma Migme Chödrön)
I. Mind of avarice < [Part 4 - Avoiding evil minds]
Appendix 1 - Teaching the Rādhasutta at mount Makula < [Chapter X - The Qualities of the Bodhisattvas]
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Indian Medicinal Plants (by Kanhoba Ranchoddas Kirtikar)
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Later Chola Temples (by S. R. Balasubrahmanyam)
Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)