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Which epic was composed by Mahakavi Magha?
1. Prithvi Raj Raso
2. Shishupala Vadh
3. Kadambari
4. Meghdootam

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Shishupala Vadh

The correct answer is Shishupala Vadh.

  • Shishupala Vadh was composed by Mahakavi Magha.

  • Mahakavi Magha
    • ​Magha was the author of the earliest epic of Shirupalavadh in Marwar.
    • Magha was a Sanskrit poet at King Varmalata's court at Shrimala, the then-capital of Gujarat.
    • Magha was born in a Shrimali Brahmin family.
    • He was the son of Dattaka Sarvacharya and the grandson of Suprabhadeva.

  • Prithvi Raj Raso
    • The Prithviraj Raso is a Brajbhasha epic poem about the life of the 12th-century Indian king Prithviraj Chauhan.
  • Kadambari
    • Kadambari is a romantic novel in Sanskrit.
    • It was substantially composed by Banabhatta in the first half of the 7th century CE.
  • Meghdootam
    • ​Meghaduta is a lyric poem written by Kalidasa.
    • He is considered to be one of the greatest Sanskrit poets.

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