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Perhaps there is no other poet in Sanskrit or any other Indian language who has described the mythology, knowledge, geography, flora and fauna of our country in such vivid and intimate detail as Kālidāsa has. This is the primary reason why he should be our national poet. For him, no

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There are many works in Sanskrit claiming Kālidāsa to be their author. However, after critical analysis, scholars are unanimous in crediting seven works to Kālidāsa. We can take a brief look at each one of them. 1. Ṛtusaṃhāram This is a small work describing the six seasons – grīṣma (summer), varṣā (monsoon),

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Day 3 started on a bright note with Dr. Ganesh speaking about the beautiful qualities of the two great epics as well as Kalidasa's creation, followed by Shashi Kiran's wonderful presentation of the seven sections of the Ramayana. The post-lunch session had a riveting presentation on Kalidasa's Kumarasambhavam by Arjun

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The second day of the Summer School jointly organized by Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth and Chinmaya International Foundation took the participants into a wonderful journey into the past. Starting off with an overview of the poets, it took everyone on the path of Rāma, helped them make friends with Kālidāsa and Guṇāḍhya,

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The epics and mythology of a culture deeply influence art and literature. This is pronounced in the case of India, as our heritage still has the unbroken, living tradition of the sublime epics and their fascinating stories. For close to three millennia, our culture has drawn inspiring themes from these

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ಸಾವಿರದ ಒಂಭೈನೂರ ಐವತ್ತಾರು-ಐವತ್ತೇಳರ ಅವಧಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಕೇಂದ್ರ ಸರ್ಕಾರವು ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತದ ಸರ್ವವಿಧವಾದ ಸ್ಥಿತಿಗತಿಗಳು ಭಾರತದಲ್ಲಿ ಹೇಗಿವೆಯೆಂದು ತಿಳಿಯಲು ಲೋಕವಿಖ್ಯಾತಭಾಷಾತಜ್ಞರಾದ ಡಾ|| ಸುನೀತಿಕುಮಾರಚಟರ್ಜಿಯವರ ನೇತೃತ್ವದಲ್ಲಿ ಆಯೋಗವೊಂದನ್ನು ರಚಿಸಿತು. ಇದರಲ್ಲಿ ಡಾ || ವಿ. ರಾಘವನ್, ಪಂಡಿತರಾಜ ವಿ. ಎಸ್. ರಾಮಚಂದ್ರ ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರಿ, ಪ್ರೊ|| ಎಸ್. ಕೆ. ಡೇ ಮುಂತಾದ ಪ್ರಗಲ್ಭಾವಿದ್ವಾಮ್ಸರು ಸದಸ್ಯರಾಗಿದ್ದರು. ಅವರುಗಳೆಲ್ಲ ಇಡಿಯ ದೇಶದ ಉದ್ದಗಲಕ್ಕೂ ಒಂದು ವರ್ಷ ಸುತ್ತಾಡಿ ನೂರಾರು ಸಂಸ್ಥೆಗಳನ್ನು ಸಾವಿರಾರು ವಿದ್ವಾಮ್ಸರನ್ನೂ ಅನೇಕ ಗಣ್ಯರನ್ನೂ ಸಂಪರ್ಕಿಸಿ ಸಂಶೋಧಿಸಿ

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यदृच्छास्वच्छविस्तीर्णामविच्छिन्नरसावहाम्।  अगाधापारपारम्यां श्रये संस्कृतवाहिनीम्॥ I तदिदं मुदावहं यदाधुनिकसंस्कृतसाहित्यवरिवस्याविवेचनात्मकमत्र सत्रं प्रकल्पितम्। दिनद्वयात्मकेऽस्मिन् सारस्वतसवने समर्पितानि स्वरसानि बोधप्रदानि च नैकानि प्रस्तावनहवींषि, येन बुभुत्सवो व्युत्पिपत्सवश्च विद्वद्रसिकवैतानवह्नयः समाराधितास्स्युः। अन्यच्च प्रश्नोत्तरपुरोडाशानां संवादसोमाहुतीनां परिवादपशूनां च विनियोगेन सारस्वतसप्ततन्तुरयं सर्वथा सम्पन्न इति मन्ये। प्रायेण सत्रेऽस्मिन् साम्प्रतिकसंस्कृतसाहितीशारदायाः करकल्पितवल्लक्या नैके नन्वेकान्तमनोहरा वैचारिकरागा निपुणं निष्पादितास्स्युः। अतो हि न मे जागर्ति कश्चिदपि नवाभिरामसमालोचनमूर्च्छनाप्रस्तुतिभ्रमः। तस्मादेव किञ्चिदिव संस्कृतसाहित्यपरम्परापरिशीलनपुरस्सरं प्रस्तूयते

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