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1. Kalidas :-

Kalidas is one of the nine Ratnas in the court of king Vikramaditya and the famous one too. He is a great poet of Sanskrit.
He has written 3 famous plays and 4 epic poems. Plays are
1) Malavikaagnimitra ( Malavika and Agnimitra )
2) Veramorvashiya ( The story of Urvashi and Pururavas )
3) Abhigyanashakuntala ( Shakuntala )

This book is translated into many foreign languages, first into English and then to German apart from many Indian languages.

The four epic poems are:
1) Kumarasambhavam : The story of the marriage of Shiva with Parvati.
2) Raghuvamsha
3) Meghaduta


He was an early Indian medical practitioner and one of the first surgeons of this world. He is regarded as the source of Ayurveda. He found the antiseptic properties of turmeric and the preservative properties of salt. He is the pioneer of the plastic surgery. He performed the surgeries without anesthesia.


He was a Sanskrit grammarian and poet. His famous works are AMARAKOSHAM meaning immortal treasure to immortal dictionary. Another one is NAMALINGANUSHASANA instructs about nouns and genders. It is a thesaurus of Sanskrit.

4. Shapanak:

Prominent Astrologist who had achieved mastery in Astrology.

5. Varruchi:

Expert Linguist and an expert in Grammar.

6. Varahmihir:

Author of World famous epic, ‘Bruhatsahita’ and mastery in Astrology.

7. Ghatakpar:

Expert in sculpture and architecture.

8. Shanku:

Expert in Geography (This name is even well known today in the field of geography)

9. Vetalbhadra :

Expert in black magic & tantric sciences

विक्रमार्कस्य आस्थाने नवरत्नानि :-

धन्वन्तरिः क्षपणको मरसिंह शंकू वेताळभट्ट घट कर्पर कालिदासाः।
ख्यातो वराह मिहिरो नृपते स्सभायां रत्नानि वै वररुचि र्नव विक्रमस्य।।

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