Vishakhadatta, Viśākhadatta: 5 definitions
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Vishakhadatta has 4 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Viśākhadatta can be transliterated into English as Visakhadatta or Vishakhadatta, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Viśākhadatta (विशाखदत्त):—(viśākhā + datta; vgl. [Pāṇini’s acht Bücher 6, 3, 63]) m. Nomen proprium des Autors des Dramas Mudrārākṣasa [Oxforder Handschriften 143,a, No. 296.]
Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Search found 3 books and stories containing Vishakhadatta, Viśākhadatta, Visakhadatta, Vishakha-datta, Viśākha-datta, Visakha-datta; (plurals include: Vishakhadattas, Viśākhadattas, Visakhadattas, dattas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Dasarupaka (critical study) (by Anuru Ranjan Mishra)
Part 16 - Conclusion < [Chapter 1 - Nāṭaka (critical study)]
Part 1 - Viśākhadatta—Author of the drama (Mudrārākṣasa) < [Chapter 1 - Nāṭaka (critical study)]
Part 13 - Status of Women in the Dūtavākya < [Chapter 5 - Vyāyoga (critical study)]
Puranic encyclopaedia (by Vettam Mani)
Natyashastra (English) (by Bharata-muni)