. The author of Kadambari who was also a contemporary

contemporary of Harsha, was ____.

A: Banabhatta

B: Mayur

C: Jayasena

D: Divakar


Best Answer


  • Kadambari is a Sanskrit romance novel. It was largely penned by Banabhatta in the first part of the seventh century CE, although he did not live to see it finished. 
  • Bhushanabhatta, Banabhatta's son, finished the novel according to his late father's instructions. 
  • Banabhatta, the author of Kadambari and was a contemporary of Harsha.
  • As a result, Option A is right.

Final Answer:

Hence, the correct option is (a) i.e. Banabhatta



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