Kamasutra of Vatsyayana

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ContributionsRichard F. Burton (Translator), F. F. Arbuthnot (Translator)
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8 rows    61, free ebooks. 2 by Vatsyayana. Bibliographic Record. Bhide, Shivaram Parashuram. Burton, Richard Francis, Sir. The Kama Sutra is an ancient Indian text which is considered the primary Sanskrit work on human sexuality. It was written by Mallanaga Vatsyayana in the 2nd century CE.

Although Burton published this, the most widely known English translation, he was not the author of the translation, although he did provide footnotes and the introduction. “Here ends the part relating to the art of love in the commentary on the ‘Vatsyayana Kama Sutra,’ a copy from the library of the king of kings, Vishaladeva, who was a powerful hero, as it were a second Arjuna, and head jewel of the Chaulukya family.”.

Vatsyayana's Kama Sutra has verses, distributed in 36 chapters, which are further organized into 7 parts structured like the following: 1. General remarks Chapters on contents of the book, three aims and priorities of life, the acquisition of knowledge, conduct of the well-bred townsman, reflections on intermediaries who assist the lover.

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About The Kama Sutra of Vatsayana. The publication of Sir Richard Burton‘s translation marked the first wide appearance in English of the Kama Sutra and was celebrated as a literary event of highest importance.

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About The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana. Sir Richard F. Burton’s translation of The Kama Sutra remains one of the best English interpretations of this early Indian treatise on politics, social customs, love, and intimacy. Its crisp style set a new standard for Sanskrit translation.

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'Kama Sutra' an ancient Sanskit literature book. It was written by Indian ancient writer Mallanag Vatsyayana. A part of this book is practical advice regarding mental tranquility in family life.

The book is divided into 7 parts 36 chapters have a total of verse. Today I want to share this book in Bangla version with young Bengali people. The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana, by Vatsyayana This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: The Kama. Content Vatsyayana's Kama Sutra has verses, distributed in 36 chapters, which are further organized into 7 parts.

According to the Burton translation, the contents of the book are structured into 7 parts like the following: 1. Written by the ancient Indian philosopher Vatsyayana sometime between the first and sixth centuries A.D., the Kama Sutra is literally translated as "Aphorisms on Love". It is intended as a manual for not only love and intimacy but also a treatise on the politics and customs of relationships between men and women.

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The Present one can count the following as its distinguishing features- i). It has made use of two manuscripts namely 'Praudha-priya' Commentary on Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana by Bhaskara Nrsimha Sastri and a fragmentary work based on Dattaka Sutra.

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Kama is a fictionalised account of the life and times of Vatsyayana. In the beginning, the Lord of Beings created men and women And Vatsyayana, poet, esthete and lover thought they should have some instruction for doing what they like to do best.

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