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Studies in the Kathasaritsagara
Studies in the Kathasaritsagara

Studies in the Kathasaritsagara

by Aparna Chattopadhyay

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N/A - Year: 2006 - Pages: 320



Aparna Chattopadhyay
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Author: Aparna Chattopadhyay
Publisher: Indica Books
Year: 2006
Language: English
Pages: 320
ISBN/UPC (if available): N/A


The Kathasaritsagara has been classed with the two great epics of India by world-renowned indologists and sanskritists. Since the Kathasaritsagara, a text of the 11th c AD, is based on the Brhatkatha, a work of the 1st c AD, there was a problem regarding the period of the Indian society depicted in it.

The author has proved that the Kathasaritsagara depicts the society of early medieval India, that is, the post-Gupta and pre-muslim period of Indian history.

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