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नवलक्षधनुर्धराधिनाथे पृथिवीं शासति वीररुद्रभूपे | अभवत्परमाग्रहारपीडा कुचकुम्भेषु कुरङ्गलोचनानाम् ॥ Vidyanatha who lived in the thirteenth century was a great poet and rhetorician. He wrote a compendium of alankara shastra titled Prataparudrayashobhushanam. This work, until recently, was the pet-book of scholars. It belongs to the dhvani school of thought, and is a dependable text that gives

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काव्यप्रकाशो यवनः काव्याली च कुलाङ्गना । अनेन प्रसभाकृष्टा कष्टमेषाऽश्नुते दशाम् ॥ We have seen that Sriharsha pleased Vindhya-vasini-devi and was blessed with impeccable poetic prowess. Not wanting to go out of league of everyone around him, he consciously dimmed his abilities and composed the epic-poem Naishadhiya-charitam. Eager to know the opinion of Mammata, the great scholar

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As we have seen so far, Sri Vidyaranya’s contributions towards nation building, politics, jurisprudence, agriculture and commerce were in no small measure. However, what people remember to this day are his monumental and lasting contributions in the cultural arena. [contextly_sidebar id="f6qwHvk4rxhIjrpGrFiC8FvZnoA4saeT"] Sri Vidyaranya realized that a country, in spite of being economically

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