Kama Katha: Ribald and Sensuous in Classical Literature

By: M.L. Varadpande

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This book is unique Anthology of classical ribald and sensuous stories. Indian Classical Literature, since ancient times, is vast and varied. It is rich in fictional content. Kama means desire, wish, longing, pleasure, love, sensuality. As a Vedic god his cult flourished in Indian. Kama in literature is known as Sringara Rasa, the sentiment of love in all its various forms. Rati means amorous enjoyment, is it’s source. The deity of this Rasa is Vishnu-Kama. Bharata defines Sringara as ‘amorous relationship of male and female’ for pleasure. There are eight Rasas or aesthetic emotions, Sringar Ras is called Rasaraj, king of them all. In this anthology you will read Sringar or Kama Katha from classical literature starting from Rig Veda. Printed Pages: 231.

Title: Kama Katha: Ribald and Sensuous in Classical Literature

Author Name: M.L. Varadpande

Categories: Sanskrit and Vedic Literature, Kama Sutra, India,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2019

ISBN: 8121513235

ISBN 13: 9788121513234

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Size: 19 x 25 Cm

Seller ID: 041248

Keywords: Kama Katha: Ribald and Sensuous in Classical Literature M.L. Varadpande