Panchatantra of Visnusarman

Panchatantra of Visnusarman

Edited with a Short Sanskrit Commentary and a Literal English Translation

ISBN: 9788120802209

Author: M.R. Kale

Subject: Literature

Language: English

Binding: Paper Back

Pages: 510

Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass

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INR 425.00


About Book:

The Pancatantra is a famous literary work of Visnusarman the Court Pandit of Kind Amarasakti of Mahilaropya in the south. Originally it was intended by the author to educate the princes of his patron in the science of politics and practical life. The work comprises five tantras consisting of stories interpersed with verses which are full of political maxims applicable to exigencies of life. The present edition contains besides the text, copious notes and literal translation in English.

About Author:

M. R. Kale is famous for his excellence in Indian literature, linguistics and Sanskrit plays such as- The Mrichchhakarika of Sudraka, Abhijnana of Sakuntala, Meghaduta of Kalidasa etc


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