Rakshaparvata, aka: Rakṣaparvata; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Rakṣaparvata can be transliterated into English as Raksaparvata or Rakshaparvata, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Kavya (poetry)

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Rakṣaparvata (रक्षपर्वत) is the name a locality mentioned in Rājaśekhara’s 10th-century Kāvyamīmāṃsā.—It is one of the Kulaparvatas of Kumārīdvīpa of India. This parvata (mountain) forms a part of the eastern range of the Vindhyas extending from the Bay of Bengal to the source of the Narmadā.

Source: Shodhganga: The Kavyamimamsa of Rajasekhara
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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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