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Harsha

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Banabhattaharshacharitra and kadambari
HarshaRatnavali, PriyadarsikaandNagananda
Barthriharipoet, philosopher and grammarian
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Imperial Cholas

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ThiruthakkadevarSivakasintamani
SekkilarPeriyapuranam orTiruttondarpuranam
JayankondarKalingattupparani describes the Kalinga war fought by Kulotunga I
Ottakuthar Moovarula depicts the life of three Chola kings
PugalendiNalavenba
KalladanarKalladam (grammar)
AmirthasagararYapperungalam Jain (grammar)
Pavanandhi Nannul (grammar)
BuddhamitraVirasoliyam (grammar)
NathakuthanaarKundalakesi
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Rashtrakutas

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TrivikramaNalachampu
HalayudhaKavirahasya
JinasenaParsvabhudaya, a biography of Parsva in verses
GunabhadraAdipurana, the life stories of various Jain saints
Sakatayanagrammer Amogavritti
ViracharyaGanitasaram - mathematician
AmogavarshaKavirajamarga kannada
PampaVikramasenavijaya kannada
PonnaSantipurana
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Literature Guptas

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Which poet did Samudragupta patronise ?Harisena
Navratnas was during which period ?Chandragupta II (famous was Kalidasa)
Which famous drama was written by kalidasa?Shakuntala (Hundred best books of the world)
Which plays were written by kalidasa ?Shakuntala, Malavikagnimitra and Vikramorvasiya
What were epics of Kalidasa ?Raghuvamsaand Kumarasambhava
What were lyrics of Kalidas ?Ritusamhara and Meghaduta
Which Sanskrit dramas were written by Visakadatta ?Mudrarakshasa and Devichandraguptam
Which book did Sudraka write ?Mrichchakatika with humour and pathos
Which book did Bharavi write ?Kritarjuniya story of the conflict between Arjuna and Siva
Which book did Dandin write ?Kavyadarsa and Dasakumaracharita
Which book did Subhandhu write ?Vasavadatta
Who wrote Panchatantra stories ?VishnuSharma
What did Buddhist author Amarasimha write ?Amarakosa
VisakadattaDevichandraguptam, Mudhrakshasam
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Science, Guptas

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Which book did Aryabhatta write?Aryabhatiyain 499 A.D (about maths and astronomy) -explains scientifically the occurrence of solar and lunar eclipses - first to declare that the earth was spherical in shape and that it rotates on its own axis
Who rejected Aryabhattas claims about earths shape and rotation ?Varahamihira and Brahmagupta
What book did Varahamihira write ?Pancha Siddhantika, the five astronomical systems , Brihadjataka (astrology), Brihadsamhita(sanskrit literature, astronomy, astrology, geography, architecture, weather, animals, marriage and omens)
Who were the great medical trio of Ancient India ?Vagbhata, Charaka and Susruta
Which book did Vagbhata write ?Ashtangasamgraha(Summary of the eight branches of medicine)
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Pallavas

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Mahendravaraman Icomposed the Sanskrit play Mattavilasaprahasanam
Perundevanarpatronized by Nandivarman II and he translated the Mahabharata asBharathavenba in Tamil
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