Harshacharita (socio-cultural Study)

by Mrs. Nandita Sarmah | 2014 | 67,792 words

Summary: This essay represents a Socio-Cultural study of the Harshacharita which is a Sanskrit poem (kavya) as well as a Historical book from the 7th century written by Banabhatta. Officially classified as a Gadyakavya, the author (Bana Bhatta) based his Harshacharita on the life of the Gupta emperor Harshavardhana. This study researches the knowledge reflected in the Harsacarita regarding the state of Indian society, cultural events and other information such as religion, philosophy, flora and fauna, etc.

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