Vrindavanashtaka, aka: Vṛndāvanāṣṭaka, Vrindavana-ashtaka; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Vṛndāvanāṣṭaka can be transliterated into English as Vrndavanastaka or Vrindavanashtaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Vṛndāvanāṣṭaka (वृन्दावनाष्टक) is the name of a work ascribed to Rūpagosvāmin (C. 1470-1583 C.E.): an erudite scholar of Indian Diaspora who has enriched the Sanskrit literature by his various compositions with the nectar of Vaiṣṇava philosophy. Also see the “New Catalogus Catalogorum” XXV. pp. 245-51.

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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