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While on a hunting trip, Abhijnanasakuntalaam Dushyant of the Puru dynasty meets the hermit-girl Shakuntala. On the way, they had to cross a river by a canoe ferry and, seduced by the deep blue waters of the river, Shakuntala ran her fingers through the water.
Days roll by and nobody from the palace comes to fetch her. The confused Bharata took the king to his mother Shakuntala and told her that this man claimed to be his father. Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved from ” https: Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
Rama Rao as Dushyanta and B. Before returning to his kingdom, Dushyanta gave his personal royal ring to Shakuntala as a symbol of his promise to return and bring her to his palace.
She gives birth to a male child. Music of the Soviet Era: Shakuntala was also made into a Malayalam movie by the same name in An alternate narrative is that after Dushyanta failed to recognize Shakuntala, her mother Menaka took Shakuntala to Heaven where she gave birth to Bharata.
This article has multiple issues. Abhijnanasakuntalaj Recognition of Sakuntala is a Sanskrit play written by Kalidasa. Retrieved March 8, Heart-broken, she pleads to the gods for help. He immediately set out to find her and, arriving at her father’s ashram, discovered that she was no longer there. May Learn how and when to remove this template message.
Characters in the Mahabharata People in Hindu mythology. As a fond remembrance he gives her a signet ring. T he legend of the exquisitely beautiful Shakuntala and the mighty king Dushyant is a thrilling love story from the epic Mahabharata, which the great ancient poet Kalidasa retold in his immortal play ‘Abhijnanashakuntalam’.
The king suffers from an intense feeling of guilt and injustice. Dushyanta was required to fight with the devasfrom which he emerged victorious; his reward was to be reunited with his wife and son.
Therefore, he named her Shakuntala Sanskrit: Shakuntala and Dushyanta fell in love with each other and got married as per Gandharva marriage system. The Indian plaque of Ai Khanoum. It won the President’s Silver Medal and was critically acclaimed.
By the 18th century, Western poets were beginning to get acquainted with works of Indian literature and philosophy. Saroja Devi as Shakuntala. This page was last edited on 23 Novemberat Love Rituals And Traditions.
The Love Story of Shakuntala and Dushyant
Rajyam Pictures of C. Rishi Kanva found her in forest as a baby surrounded by Shakunta birds Sanskrit: When Shakuntala presents herself before the king, Dushyant, under the spell of the curse, fails to acknowledge her as his wife. They fall in love with each other at first sight and, in the absence of her father, Shakuntala weds the king in a ceremony of ‘Ghandharva’-a form of marriage by mutual consent with mother Nature abhijnanasakunttalam the witness.
New Year Party Ideas. Shakuntala forgives Dushyant and they are reunited malayaalm. When the time comes for Dushyant to return to his palace, he promises to send an envoy to escort her to his castle.
Surrounded only by wild animals, Bharata grew to be a strong youth and made a sport of opening the mouths of tigers and lions and counting their teeth.
One day, a powerful rishi, Durvasacame to the ashrama but, lost in her thoughts about Dushyanta, Shakuntala failed to greet him properly.