Definitions for "Abhijñānaśākuntalam"
Abhijñānaśākuntalam (The Recognition of Shakuntala) is a well-known Sanskrit play by Kālidāsa. It is written in a mix of Sanskrit and the Maharashtri Prakrit, a dialect of Sanskrit. Its date is uncertain, but Kalidasa is often placed in the period between the 1st century BC and 4th century AD.