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1) Mantraratnākara (मन्त्ररत्नाकर) is the name of a work ascribed to Mathurānātha (17th century), a dynamic scholar contributed to the study of Sanskrit prosody through his four metrical compositions. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” VIII. p. 114-16.

2) Mantraratnākara (मन्त्ररत्नाकर) is the name of a work ascribed to Kṛṣṇāvadhūta (1835-1909 C.E.) who was well-versed in advaita, dvaita and viśiṣṭādvaita philosophies. Kṛṣṇāvadhūta was born at Nārāyaṇadevarakare village in Hospet Taluk, Bellary district, Karnataka and is known to have written around 30 works. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” V. pp. 20-21.

Source: Shodhganga: a concise history of Sanskrit Chanda literature (history)
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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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