Vishala

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Author:Laxman Burdak, IFS (R)
Location of Bisala in Barmer district

Vishala () (Bisala, Bishala,Vesala ) is an ancient village in Barmer Tahsil of Barmer district in Rajasthan. It is associated with Chauhan history.

Location

Jat Gotras

Mention by Panini

Vishala (विशाल) is name of a place mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi under Krishashvadi (कृशाश्वादि) (4.2.80.2) group. [1]


Vishala (विशाल), a Yaksha, is mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi. [2]


Vishalakasha (विशालाक्ष) is mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi. [3]

History

It is mentioned by James Tod[4]: Vesala — In ancient times a considerable place ; now only fifty houses. A fort on the ridge to the south-west, near two hundred feet high ; connected with the Jaisalmer ridge, but often covered by the lofty tibas of sand.

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