Bharatacampu, aka: Bhāratacampū, Bharata-campu; 2 Definition(s)


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Alternative spellings of this word include Bharatachampu.

In Hinduism

Katha (narrative stories)

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Bhāratacampū (भारतचम्पू) of Ananta Bhaṭṭa is in twelve stabakas. It is of uncertain date but has bee nheld in high esteem.

Source: Shodhganga: A critical appreciation of soddhalas udayasundarikatha
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Katha (कथा, kathā) refers to narrative Sanskrit literature often inspired from epic legendry (itihasa) and poetry (mahākāvya). Some Kathas reflect socio-political instructions for the King while others remind the reader of important historical event and exploits of the Gods, Heroes and Sages.

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General definition (in Hinduism)

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Bhāratacampū (भारतचम्पू) or “Bhārata Campū” is a Sanskrit work in the campū style written by Anantabhaṭṭa (or, “Ananta Bhaṭṭa”).

Campū is a form of Sanskrit literature similair to the epic (kathā) and dramatic (kāvya) style. It contains both prose romance as well as sections in verse.

Source: Wisdom Library: Hinduism

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