Nartananirnaya, aka: Nartananirṇaya, Nartana-nirnaya; 1 Definition(s)


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Nartananirṇaya (नर्तननिर्णय) is the name of a work ascribed to Puṇḍarīkaviṭṭhala (16th century): a well known scholar in music as well as in Dharmaśāstra, Alaṅkāraśāstra and chandas whose erudite scholarship has touched the height of excellence, which can be judged only from his compositions (eg., Nartana-nirṇaya). Also see “New Catalogus Catalogorum” XII. p. 109; also XXIX. p. 86.

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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