Daily Archives: June 15, 2010

Southwest monsoons in kAvya

The life line of bhArata, the southwest monsoon wind, appears to have been an object of attention of the Hindu poets over the ages. One example presented by vidyAkara, whose author remains unknown to me, goes thus: vAti vyasta-lava~Nga-lodhra-lavalI-ku~njaH kara~nja-drumAn … Continue reading

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