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  1. Mahendra a.k.a. Mahinda was a Buddhist monk depicted in Buddhist sources as bringing Buddhism to Sri Lanka. He was the first-born son of the Mauryan Emperor Ashoka from his wife Devi and the older fratenal twin of Sanghamitra.
  2. Mahendra a.k.a. Balu Mahendra: Balanathan Benjamin Mahendran, commonly known as Balu Mahendra, was a cinematographer, director, screenwriter and film editor, who worked in various Indian film industries, primarily in Tamil cinema. Born into a Sri Lankan Tamil household, Mahendra developed a passion towards photography and literature at a tender age. He was drawn towards film-making after witnessing the shoot of David Lean's The Bridge on the River Kwai in Sri Lanka. A graduate of the London University, he started his career as a draughtsman before gaining an admission to the Film and Television Institute of India to pursue a course in cinematography. Mahendra entered films as a cinematographer in the early 1970s and gradually rose to becoming a film-maker by the end of the decade.
  3. Mahendra a.k.a. Y. G. Mahendra: Yechan Gunja Mahendran, popularly known as Y. G. Mahendran or Y. Gee. Mahendra, is an Indian dramatist, actor, singer playwright and comedian from the state of Tamil Nadu. He has acted in a number of plays and films. He is the son of Y. G. Parthasarathy, regarded as one of the pioneers of modern Tamil drama and Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy, founder and dean of Padma Seshadri Bala Bhavan group of schools. Mahendra is also the cousin of Bollywood actress Vyjayanthimala and the co-brother of Rajinikanth.
  4. Mahendra is an actor.
    • also known as Mohendra, Mohinder, Mahinder, Mahindra, Mahender, Mahindar, Mahendran
    • profession: Actor
    • read more about Mahendra (actor)
  5. Mahendra is a film actor.
  6. Mahendra appeared in the 2012 documentary film Gulabi Gang.
  7. Mahendra is an actor.
  8. Mahendra is a film editor.
    • profession: Film editor
  9. Mahendra was the father of Jayachitra.
    • profession: Veterinary physician, lawyer
    • parent of Jayachitra
  10. Mahendra is a lyricist.
    • profession: Lyricist
  11. Mahendra is the husband of Ammaji.

There are other people with in their name, like A.C. Mahendra, Anju Mahendra, Mahendra Dutt, Mahendra Gole, Mahendra Lama, Mahendra Nath, Mahendra Shah, Mahendra Soni, Mahendra Sūri, Paul Mahendra and many others.


  1. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 2011 film Kucch Luv Jaisaa.
  2. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 1980 film Apne Paraye.
  3. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 2003 film Chokher Bali.
  4. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 2010 crime fiction drama film City of Gold.
  5. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 1998 film Choodalani Vundi.
  6. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 1981 film Mystics in Bali.
  7. Mahendra is a fictional character from the 1996 film Dharma Chakram.

There are other characters with in their name, like Mahendra Nath, Mahendra Prasad, Mahendra Sharma and Mahendra Pratap Singh.

Phrases with Mahendra

Phrases ending with the word Mahendra:

  1. Neptis Mahendra
  2. Dactylispa mahendra
  3. Species Neptis Mahendra
  4. Neptis Mahendra Mahendra
  5. species Dactylispa mahendra

Other phrases containing the word Mahendra:

  1. Neptis Mahendra Ursula
  2. Neptis Mahendra Extensa

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Google previewMysore in general (1897)

by Benjamin Lewis Rice

a Mahendra is a name applied ...

Google previewHimálayan Fossils ...: pt. 1. Upper-Triassic and Liassic faunæ of the exotic blocks of Malla Johar in the Bhot Mahals of Kumaon. By C. Diener. 1908 (1897)

by Geological survey of India, Karl Diener, Edmund Mojsisovics (edler von Mojsvár), Albrecht von Krafft, Frederick Richard Cowper Reed

Mahendra is a close relation of P. _flezu0sus, v. Mojs., from the Mediterranean Muschelkalk. Besides these groups, two additional sections may be distinguished among the Himalayan Plychites, which have not been ...

Google previewConceptual Approach to the CSAT (Civil Services Aptitude Test) Paper II

Mahendra is a man. Mahendra who has lived for 90 years has accumulated experience of a million years”. ARGUMENT BY ANALOGY The argument here runs like this. Premise 1: Two things (may be living creatures, situations or objects) X ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Snow, Ice and Glaciers (2011)

by Vijay P. Singh, Pratap Singh, Umesh K. Haritashya

Bertler Ice Covered Lakes Lars Bengtsson Ice Dams Mahendra R. Bhutiyani Ice Sheet Alastair G. C. Graham Ice Sheet Mass Balance Eric Rignot Ice Shelf Adrian Jenkins Ice-Cored Moraines Sven Lukas Ice- Dammed ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Stem Cell Research (2008)

by Clive N. Svendsen, Allison D. Ebert

Mahendra S. Rao headed the stem cell group at the National Institute of Aging before resigning from that position in 2006 to join a private company, the Invitrogen Corporation.

Google previewThe World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre (2005)

Volume 5: Asia/Pacific by Katherine Brisbane, Ravi Chaturvedi, Ramendu Majumdar, Chua Soo Pong, Minoru Tanokura

King Mahendra, the successor to King Tibhuvan Bir Bikram Shah, a poet whose Nepalese lyrics were published in English under the name M.B.B.Shah, did much to continue this cultural revival. Maintaining political stability, however, proved ...

Google previewThe Geographical Dictionary of Ancient and Mediaeval India (1899)

With an Appendix on Modern Names of Ancient Indian Geography by Nundo Lal Dey


Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Islamic Fundamentalism (2012)

by Mathieu Guidère

Yusril Ihza Mahendra emerged as the new party's leader and was interestingly enough a former speechwriter to Suharto. The group desires the implementation of sharia (Islamic law) within Indonesia and advocates for the total application of a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine in Non-Westen Cultures (2013)

by Helaine Selin

See also: Sridhara MAHENDRA SURI Mahendra Süri, Jain astronomer, and pupil of Madana Süri, was a protégé of the progressive minded Sultan Firuz Shāh Tuglaq, who ruled in Delhi from AD ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History, and Literature (1870)

by John Dowson

They are Mahendra, Malaya, Sahya, Suktimat, Riksha (for which Gandha-mădana is sometimes substituted), Windhya and Päripätra. Mahendra is the Orissa chain; Malaya, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Contemporary World History (2016)

by Christopher Riches, Jan Palmowski

and King Mahendra (1955–72). First parliamentary elections ...

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