Adikavi Pampa

(902 CE -941 CE / Annigeri or Banavasi, Karnataka or in Vemulavada, Andhra Pradesh / India)

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Pampa (Kannada: ಪಂಪ), called by the honorific Ādikavi (ಆದಿಕವಿ "Original Poet") is one of the greatest Kannada poets of all time.He is very famous even today for his philosophical beliefs. A court poet of Chalukya King Arikesari II, a Rashtrakuta feudatory, he is most known for his epics, Vikramārjuna Vijaya or Pampa Bharata and the Adipurana, both written in the Champu style, which he ... more »

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  • ajay kumar (12/29/2017 1:39:00 AM)

    it is the great men

  • k. chandra shekar (12/28/2017 11:29:00 PM)

    Pampa belongs to Bodhan of telangana state. am i right?

  • Sunil wali (11/20/2017 7:41:00 AM)

    I am very proud about pampa because i am from Karnataka

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