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Śakuntalā

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Śakuntalā

a Sanskrit drama, in seven acts; the Deva-Nagari recension of the text

by KДЃlidДЃsa.

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statemented. with literal English translations of all the metrical passages, schemes of the metres and notes, critical and explanatory; by Monier Williams.
ContributionsMonier-Williams, Monier, Sir, 1819-1899.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 339 p.
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15355737M

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The complete review's Review. Kalidasa's Sakuntala is the best-known Sanskrit drama, and widely considered a masterpiece. It is based on an episode from the Mahabharata (book 1, ch. ), though Kalidasa takes significant liberties in his version. Widely translated -- there were "no fewer than forty-six translations in twelve different languages" in the century after Sir William Jones. Print book: Hindi: 1. saṃskaraṇaView all editions and formats Summary: Study of the portrayal of Śakuntalā, Hindu mythological character, chiefly in Sanskrit and Hindi literatures.


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Śakuntalā book has 70 books on Goodreads with ratings. Kālidāsa’s most popular book is The Recognition of Śakuntalā. Abhijñānashākuntala = Abhignana sakuntalam = The Recognition of Śakuntalā = Shakuntala: A sanskrit drama, Kalidas, Kālidāsa The Recognition of Shakuntala, or The Sign of Shakuntala, is a Sanskrit play by the ancient Indian poet Kālidāsa, dramatizing the story of Shakuntala told in the epic Mahabharata/5.

Śakuntalā: A Sanskrit Drama, in Seven Acts. The Deva-Nāgari Recension of the Text, Ed. with Literal English Translations of All the Metrical Passages, Schemes of the Metres and Notes, Critical and.

This book attempts to explore some of the links between culture, history and gender and between literature and history by reading variant versions of the narrative of Sakuntala. These include the stories in the Mahabharata, the play by Kalidasa, and the eighteenth-century katha in Braj/5(7).

Kālidāsa (Devanāgarī: कालिदास "servant of Kali") was a 5th century renowned Classical Sanskrit writer, widely regarded as the greatest poet and dramatist in the Sanskrit language.

Nothing apart from his works is known with certainty about the life of Kālidāsa, such as /5. Sacontala; or, The Fatal Ring, translated from the Bengali recension by William Jones () 1st edition, Calcutta () 2nd edition, London () 3rd edition, London () (external scan) London reprint, with modernized orthography.

4th edition, Edinburgh (). The Recognition of Sakuntala (Abhijñānaśākuntalam) belongs on any list of the world's greatest works of literature. This translation is positively vibrant. The work can easily be read in a single sitting and is well-worth the effort.

This edition contains a good introduction to help explain the work's history and also includes the full text /5(17).

Sacontalá or The Fatal Ring, Sir William Jones' translation of Kālidāsa's play, was first published in Calcutta, followed by European republications inand A German and a French version of Jones' translation were published in and respectively. Śakuntalā Homework Help Questions. What are some of the major themes in "The Recognition of Shakuntala".

(What is the book saying Kalidasa's The Recognition of Shakuntala is the story of how. The figure of Sakuntala appears in many forms throughout South Asian literature, most famously in the Mahabharata and in Kalidisa's fourth-century Sanskrit play, Sakuntala and the Ring of these two texts, Sakuntala undergoes a critical transformation, relinquishing her assertiveness and autonomy to become the quintessentially submissive woman, revealing much.

The Recognition of Sakuntala is a well-known Sanskrit play by Kālidāsa. Its date is uncertain, but Kalidasa is often placed in the period between the 1st century BC and 4th century AD.

The Sanskrit name means "pertaining to abhi-jñâna-Śakuntalā", which means "token-recognized-Śakuntalā", so. Śakuntalā: A Sanskrit Drama, in Seven Acts. The Deva-Nāgari Recension of the Text, Ed.

with by Kālidāsa, Monier Monier-Williams. Ś akuntal ā is a classic romantic myth. The entire story is a clash between the love of Śakuntalā and Dushyanta on one side, and forces that seek to separate them on the other. Ultimately, their. Narrative poem on Śakuntalā, a character from the Mahābhārata.

Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite featuresReviews: 1. The protagonist, Śakuntalā, is a beautiful maiden. Adopted by the leader of her hermitage, Kanwa, she is a water nymph, the daughter of a royal sage and a celestial nymph.

Śakuntalā: texts, readings, histories. [Romila Thapar; Kālidāsa.] -- "The importance of Sakuntala as personifying Indian womanhood in Indian literature and culture is undisputed.

This book attempts to explore some of the links between culture, history and gender, and. Shakuntala Devi (4 November – 21 April ) was an Indian writer and mental calculator, popularly known as the "human computer". Her talent earned her a place in the edition of The Guinness Book of World Records.

Born to Hindu Kannada Brahmin parents, Devi was a precocious child and she demonstrated her arithmetic abilities at the University of Mysore without any formal : 4 NovemberBangalore, Mysore. The Recognition of Sakuntala (Dover Thrift Editions) Paperback – August 5, by Kalidasa (Author) out of 5 stars 8 ratings.

See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(8). Foster-daughter of sage Kaṇva. 1) Birth. Śakuntalā was a daughter born to Viśvāmitra of the Apsarā woman called śvāmitra was engaged in intense tapas on the banks of river Mālinī in the Himālayas.

Indra deputed Menakā to break the maharṣi’s tapas. She enticed him away from his tapas and got pregnant by him. Source: Archaeological Survey of India: Śaiva monuments at Paṭṭadakal (kāvya). Śakuntalā (शकुन्तला).—The story of Śakuntalā in the dramaby Kālidāsa is as follows.

Śakuntalā, a foster daughter of sage Kaṇva is brought up in an āśrama, monastery.Śakuntalā sees King Duṣyanta for the first time, while she is watering the plants and it is love at first sight. Optimize your viewing experience Please choose your prefered video player and we’ll save your selection.List of best books of all time, as voted on by writers in 54 different countries.

List reflects works from multiple countries, cultures and time periods. Compiled in by Norwegian Book Clubs. NOTE: This is a pre-established list. PLEASE DO NOT ADD ANY BOOKS TO THE LIST. Books not on the original list will be deleted. The figure of Sakuntala appears in many forms throughout South Asian literature, most famously in the Mahabharata and in Kalidisa's fourth-century Sanskrit play, Sakuntala and the Ring of Recollection.

In these two texts, Sakuntala undergoes a critical transformation, relinquishing her assertiveness and autonomy to become the quintessentially submissive woman, revealing much .