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The Plays of Sankaradeva: Introduction, Life and Works, All His Six Plays with Transliterated Text and English Translation

By: Yashodhara Medhi

Price: $50.20

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

Seller ID: 113511

ISBN: 8120840941

Condition: New


Sankaradeva (1449-1568), composed the six plays called the Ankiya Natas in Brajavali language during the 15th - 16th century Assam for the propagation of the Vaisnava cult, known as the Eka Sarana Nama Dharma. The book gives a faithful representation of the texts of all the six plays of Sankaradeva, in transliteration along with their English translation for the first time. The Neo-Vaisnavite movement initiated by Sankaradeva (1449-1568) was not merely a religious movement, but was also a cultural movement which had far-reaching impact on literature, song, dance as well as abhinaya and drama. ... View more info