Nīlakaṇtha Caturdhara

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Nilakantha Caturdhara, NIlakaNtha Caturdhara, Nilakantha Caturdhara


The Mahābhārata, one of the two great epics of the religion, has a well-known commentary called Bhāratabhāvadipa by Nīlakaṇṭha Caturdhara. He was a descendent of one Lakṣmaṇārya. The other two descendents were Nārāyaṇa and Dhīreśa. He probably lived around A. D. 1400.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore