Bhallaṭa

Person
ID: 108822
Full name: Bhallaṭa
Gender: Male
Activity years: 830 c. - 880 c.
Name in local script: भल्लट
More facts:
  • Bhallata was was probably a member of the elite scholarly circle patronized by Avantivarman
  • He is named in the Karṇāta-pañcatantra of the Kannada poet Durgasimha [ca. 1050 CE], indicating that his fame had spread all over India in a short time.
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Works that mention this person: Karṇāṭa-pañcatantra
Related People
People this person was known to: Śaṅkaravarman
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Last update: 29.04.2021 - 14:08
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Suggested citation: Keerthi N.. "Bhallaṭa." Pandit. <panditproject.org/entity/108822/person>. Updated on April 29, 2021 02:08 pm IST.
Contributors: Naresh Keerthi