Kannada

  • (noun): A Dravidian language spoken in southern India.
    Synonyms: Kanarese

Some articles on kannada:

Bhattakalanka Deva - Karnataka Sabdanusasana
... may have undertaken the work of writing exhaustively on old-Kannada grammar as there may have existed some contempt from Sanskrit scholars of the day towards Kannada language despite its rich literary tradition ... His writing is the third authoritative grammar on old-Kannada, the first of which was authored by Nagavarma II in the mid-12th century and the second by Keshiraja in the mid-13th century ... Pujyapada and others, though some sutras have been borrowed from earlier Kannada grammatical works one or two sutras from the Karnataka Bhashabhushana ...
Medieval Kannada Literature - Secular Literature
... Kannada literary works treating algebra, arithmetic and geometry have been written by Rajaditya, Bhaskaracharya of Bijapur, Thimmarasa and others ... theories in his ganitasarasangraha (a Sanskrit work) were later translated to Kannada ... The earliest known grammarian in Kannada is Nayasena (1112) but his works are considered extinct ...
Seuna Yadavas Of Devagiri - Origin - Immigrants From Karnataka
... and Shrinivas Ritti believe that the Seuna rulers were originally Kannada speaking people ... Linguist Colin Masica believes that they originally used Kannada (along with Sanskrit) in their inscriptions, but, by the time of the Muslim conquest, they had begun to patronize Marathi ... Shrinivas Ritti speculates that the Seunas were originally from a Kannada-speaking region and migrated northwards owing to the political situation in the Deccan ...
Bhattakalanka Deva
... Bhattakalanka) was the third and the last of the notable Kannada grammarians from the medieval period ... In 1604 CE, he authored a comprehensive text on old-Kannada grammar called Karnataka Sabdanusasana in 592 Sanskrit sutras (a literary form written for concision ... useful references to prior poets and writers of Kannada literature and is considered a valuable asset to the student of old-Kannada language ...
Sudhakar Chaturvedi - Bibliography
... has written over 40 books in the Kannada language and, as of 2008, is working on the publication of Vedic texts in 20 volumes ... to be heading a project of the Arya Samaj to publish a 30000-page treatise in Kannada on Veda Bhashya, and by 2009, three of the four Vedas and six volumes of ... He was the moving spirit behind the Bangalore arya Samaj, which published the Kannada monthly magazine Veda Taranga ...