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My Shameless Heart

My Shameless Heart

Love Lyrics of Amaru Shatakam

Amaru
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Imprint: India Penguin Classics

Published: Feb/2021

ISBN: 9780143450177

Length : 208 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

My Shameless Heart

Love Lyrics of Amaru Shatakam

Amaru

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Amaru

Amaru was a Sanskrit poet who probably wrote around the 9th century. Although virtually nothing is known about his life, his Amaru Shatakam is one of the most admired collections of love lyrics in the Sanskrit language.

Sanskrit love poetry at its peak

Amaru Shatakam is a collection of a hundred love lyrics. It is regarded as the greatest of such works in ancient Sanskrit. Little is known of the poet Amaru, except that he could put the emotions of a whole poem into a single stanza. More than a thousand years old, each of these verses gives […]