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Shridhara Swami

Shridhara Swami was a scholar of great repute, during the 14th century, in the present day Orissa. He was the ‘mahanta’ (spiritual leader) of the ‘Govardhana Pitha’, a Sanskrit monastery at Puri. During his tenure as the mahanta, he wrote several books. Notable among them is the ‘Bhabarthadipikatika,’ a commentary on the ancient text Bhagavata.

Updated on 7th June, 2005


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