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  1. kavya(Noun)

    A highly artificial Sanskrit literary style used by Indian court poets in the early centuries AD.

  2. kavya(Noun)

    poetry (especially in a classical style) in the literatures of India's modern languages


  1. Kāvya

    Kavya refers to the Sanskrit literary style used by Indian court poets flourishing from the first half of the seventh century AD. This literary style is characterised by abundant usage of figures of speech, metaphors, similes, and hyperbole to create its emotional effects. The result is a short lyrical work, court epic, narrative or dramatic work. "Kavya" can refer to the style or the completed body of literature. Asvaghosa, a philosopher and poet considered the father of Sanskrit drama, is attributed with first using the word. Jatasimhanandi, a Jain monk from Karnataka, was the author of several kāvya poetic works, including the adventure narrative of Varangacharita.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kavya in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Kavya in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    Sufi/Sant Poetry resource in Urdu, Hindi & Roman scripts. Daily updated , Sufi kavya, Ghazals, Persian kalam, Persian Sufi poetry, Raga based poetry, Rubai, Khaliq baari, Qissa poetry, and more Sufi/Sant Books, Audio and Videos.

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