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 (kä′lē-dä′sə) ad 375?-415?
Indian dramatist and lyric poet. His poetry represents the height of the kavya style, as exemplified by his epic poem Raghuvamsha and his lyric poem Meghaduta.


(Biography) ?5th century ad, Indian dramatist and poet, noted for his romantic verse drama Sakuntala


(ˌkɑ lɪˈdɑ sə)

fl. 5th century A.D., Indian playwright and poet.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of garden and civil work at shakuntala nagar in prabhag no 3
The victim, Shakuntala, was accompanied by her son to the hospital on December 28.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): There is a need to look for innovation beyond technology and focus on innovation for people with disabilities so that their optimum talent can be explored, said Shakuntala Doley Gamlin, Secretary, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), Government of India (GoI) recently in New Delhi.
After witnessing Oliver's creative brilliance once more in the original pop opera The Lost , performed at GEMS Modern Academy a few weeks ago, and finally getting to meet the man himself for a long chat at the Khaleej Times office, I realised doing justice to this teacher-mentor-musician-playwright and his impressive body of work that includes the musicals Starlight Express, Cats and Shakuntala , in even a three-page tabloid story, wasn't going to be easy.
The group's inaugural production is 'Sakuntala at ang Singsing ng Kapalaran,' a Filipino adaptation by Alan Palileo from the Shakuntala episode of the Sanskrit epic 'Mahabharata,' using various sources such as Kalidasa's play 'On Recognizing Shakuntala.
Oliver's last play Shakuntala made it all the way to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and his credits include Cats, Starlight Express, Saturday Night Fever, The Circle of Life and The Hunchback of Notre Dame .
Through Laila, the novel also leads to narratives of the lives and desires of Laila and her three friends, Cok, Shakuntala, and Yasmin.
This included Shakuntala Gamlin, principal secretary (power), who has been posted as chief secretary, Arunachal Pradesh.
The appointment of senior bureaucrat Shakuntala Gamlin as acting Chief Secretary by the LG last week had triggered a full-blown war between the ruling AAP and the Lt Governor with Kejriwal questioning the LG's authority and accusing him of trying to take over the administration.
Hindu social figure Shakuntala Devi and Surender Pal Sigh shed light on various aspects to promote peace and harmony through interfaith dialogue, importance of diversity in religions, different cultures, ethnic groups and acceptance of each individual as a unique person.
When she is thirteen, she meets her unmarried, well-educated, independent cousin Shakuntala, who encourages her to take her studies more seriously.