Introduction to Prakrit Literature

Introduction to Prakrit Literature

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Book Specification

Item Code: UAK595
Author: Prem Suman Jain
Publisher: National Institute of Prakrit Studies and Research, Mysore
Language: English
Edition: 1993
Pages: 51
Other Details 8.50 X 5.50 inch
Weight 70 gm

Book Description


Literature plays a significant role in making us acquainted with the nature of civilization and culture. By keeping language alive literature itself is preserved. A language becomes rich and dynamic by respecting other languages and by a comparative study of them. It is for this reason that every language of India should not only be respected but also studied. The Prakrit language and its literature. also deserve this attention. The heritage of Prakrit is an invaluable treasure of India. Innumerable kinds of works have been written in Prakrit for over 2500 years. These works in the various fields of learning have greatly contributed to this treasure. In this booklet- Introduction to Prakrit Literature a renowned scholar of Prakrit literature, Dr. Prem Suman Jain, has presented in a nutshell the Prakrit language, its literature, cultural significance and an account of its foremost representative authors.

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