Home >> Personalities Of India >> Asvaghosha

Famous Personalities Of India

||Famous Personalities of India from Different Fields|| ||Famous Personalities of India by Name|| ||Miscellaneous||


Asvaghosha, who belonged to the first or second century AD, was the most outstanding Buddhist writer in Sanskrit. He was a great philosopher, poet and a debater, who adorned the court of Kanishka. His Mahakavya, the Buddhacharita narrates the story of Buddha. Saundarananda is another renowned poetical work of Asvaghosa.

© Copyright Culturopedia.net  All Rights Reserved 2014-2015