The Abhijnanasakuntalam of Kalidasa: With Commentary of Raghavabhatta, Various Readings, Introduction, Literal Translation, Exhaustive Notes and Appendices

By: M.R. Kale

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The Abhijnanasakuntalam is an unparalleled work of the great poet and playwright Kalidasa, the brightest star in the firmament of Indian poetry. No other composition of this poet displays more the richness of poetical genius, the warmth and play of fancy, the profound knowledge of human heart that this masterly production. The present edition is unique in several essentials. The editor has adopted the most popular and appropriate version of the text. He has put the variants in the footnotes. He has added a short Sanskrit commentary, copious notes, an exhaustive introduction and several useful appendices. The English translation of the text is literal as well as idiomatic. It is hoped that this edition will meet the long-felt requirement of university students and the general reader alike. Printed Pages: 632.

Title: The Abhijnanasakuntalam of Kalidasa: With Commentary of Raghavabhatta, Various Readings, Introduction, Literal Translation, Exhaustive Notes and Appendices

Author Name: M.R. Kale

Categories: India, Hinduism,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2017

ISBN: 8120802837

ISBN 13: 9788120802834

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 116744

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