Marathi kadambari pdf download

This article is about a Marathi kadambari pdf download novel. Kādambari is a romantic novel in Sanskrit.


It was substantially composed by Bāṇabhaṭṭa in the first half of the 7th century CE, who did not survive to see it through completion. The novel was completed by Banabhatta’s son Bhushanabhatta, according to the plan laid out by his late father.

An alternate tradition gives the son’s name as Pulindabhatta. The standard editions of the original Sanskrit text are by Peterson and Kane.

This novel has an extremely intricate plot which is difficult to summarize with concision. Chandrapeeda and the heroine Kadambari. Many of the characters appear in multiple incarnations, some as humans and some as demigods or animals. The latter story also contains several instances of one character relating a sub-story to another character.