Kudungeshvara, Kuduṅgeśvara: 1 definition


Kudungeshvara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Kuduṅgeśvara can be transliterated into English as Kudungesvara or Kudungeshvara, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Source: Shodhganga: The Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara

Kuduṅgeśvara (कुदुङ्गेश्वर) is the name of an important person (viz., an Ācārya or Kavi) mentioned in Rājaśekhara’s 10th-century Kāvyamīmāṃsā.—He probably one of the kings of Ujjayini. Rājaśekhara refer him in the fourteen chapter of his Kāvyamīmāṃsā. But it is uncertain that Rājaśekhara refer Kuduṅgeśvara and a king of Ujjayini was the same person or not.

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Kavya (काव्य, kavya) refers to Sanskrit poetry, a popular ancient Indian tradition of literature. There have been many Sanskrit poets over the ages, hailing from ancient India and beyond. This topic includes mahakavya, or ‘epic poetry’ and natya, or ‘dramatic poetry’.

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