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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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The day started off with a Sanskrit appreciation session by Arjun Bharadwaj and ended with a wonderful puppet show based on the fourth act of Shaakuntalam, by Smt. Anupama Hosakere and team. Day 9, Session 1: Puppetry Anupama Hosakere A renowned puppeteer and innovator, Smt. Anupama Hosakere has single-handedly revived some of the

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The day began with Shashi Kiran's session on appreciating Sanskrit through subhashitas and ended with a wonderful dance performance by Ramaa Bharadvaj titled Mitra, which dealt with the friendship between Krishna and Sudhama. This was followed by a creative appreciation of the dance with the artist having a discussion with

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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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Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth and Chinmaya International Foundation have jointly organized a ten-day Summer School from 17 to 26 June, 2017 to realize the spirit of Indian culture through the creations of Vyāsa, Vālmīki, Kālidāsa (and Guṇāḍhya) at the Adi Sankara Nilayam, Veliyanad. The Summer School is support by Indian Council of

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In sanatana dharma, birthdays of great people are celebrated as jayantis and death anniversaries are remembered as aradhanas. Sri Rama Navami is the birthday of Rama, the unparalleled hero known as the embodiment of dharma, dignity, honor, compassion, and capability. It is often believed that Rama was the avatara of the great deity Vishnu.

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Interview with Dr. R Ganesh –Dr. Arundhati Sundar and Arjun Bharadwaj Arjun Bharadwaj interviewed Shatavadhani Dr. R. Ganesh on the upcoming Summer School at Chinmaya International Foundation on the Theme of Vyāsa - Vālmīki - Kālidāsa: Realizing the Spirit of Indian Culture through their Creations – A Ten-day intensive residential course. http://summerschool2017.chinfo.org/#   Arjun Bharadwaj (AB)

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“ಧೀರೋ ವಿಶಿಷ್ಟೋ ರಸಃ” ಎಂಬ ತಮ್ಮ ಶೋಧಪ್ರಬಂಧದಲ್ಲಿ ಶತಾವಧಾನಿ ಡಾ|| ಆರ್. ಗಣೇಶರು ’ಧೀರ’ಎಂಬ ನೂತನರಸದ ಬಗೆಗೆ ಚರ್ಚಿಸಿ ಸಾಂಪ್ರದಾಯಿಕವಾಗಿ ಸ್ವೀಕೃತವಾಗಿರುವ ರಸಗಳ ಪಟ್ಟಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಧೀರರಸಕ್ಕೂ ಅನನ್ಯವಾದ ಸ್ಥಾನವಿದೆಯೆಂದು ಪ್ರತಿಪಾದಿಸಿದ್ದಾರೆ. ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರೀಯಶೈಲಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ರಚಿತವಾಗಿರುವ ಮೂಲಪ್ರಬಂಧವು ಕಾರಿಕೆ-ವೃತ್ತಿಗಳ ರೂಪದಲ್ಲಿ ಸಾಗಿದೆ. ಪ್ರಕೃತಲೇಖನವು ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತಭಾಷೆಯಲ್ಲಿರುವ ಗಣೇಶರ ಲೇಖನದ ಸಂಗ್ರಹಾನುವಾದ. ~ -೧- ಅನಂತರಸವಿಸ್ತೀರ್ಣಾಮಖಂಡರಸಮಂಡನಾಮ್ | ನಮಾಮಿ ಶಾರದಾಂ ಧೀರೋದಾರಸುಂದರಮಂದಿರಾಮ್ || ಒಂದು ವಿಷಯವನ್ನು ಮೊದಲಿಗೇ ಸ್ಪಷ್ಟಪಡಿಸುವುದು ಸೂಕ್ತ. ಧೀರ ಎಂಬ ಶಬ್ದದ ವಿವರಣೆ – ’ಧಿಯಃ ಇದಂ’, ’ಬುದ್ಧಿಗೆ ಸಂಬಂಧಿಸಿದ್ದು’

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