Seven Hundred Elegant Verses

Seven Hundred Elegant Verses

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When Go·várdhana composed his "Seven Hundred Elegant Verses" in Sanskrit in the twelfth century CE, the title suggested that this was a response to the 700 verses in the more demotic Prakrit language traditionally attributed to King Hala, composed almost a thousand years earlier. Both sets of poems were composed in the arya metre. Besides being the name of a metre, in Sanskrit arya means a noble or elegant lady, and Go·várdhana wished to reflect and appeal to… (more)

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Publisher: Clay Sanskrit (December 01, 2017)

Collection: Clay Sanskrit Library

Format: EPUB

File size: 35 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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