Mālādhar Basu

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(15th–16th century ce)

A Bengali poet, his Śrīkṛṣṇavijaya (1473–80) uses parts of the Sanskrit Bhāgavata Purāṇa, and other sources, as the basis for a Bengali poem eulogizing Kṛṣṇa, and his relationship with Rādhā. Caitanya is said to have been influenced by this work.

Subjects: Hinduism.

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