Navaratnas 9 Gems of Vikramaditya's Court

Navaratnas in Vikramaditya’s court are the 9 Main Ministers in the Raaj Sabha of Emperor Vikramaditya. They are called Navaratnas or nine g...

Navaratnas in Vikramaditya’s court are the 9 Main Ministers in the Raaj Sabha of Emperor Vikramaditya. They are called Navaratnas or nine gems because of their extraordinary knowledge which helps his court for the smooth functioning of the administration.

Nine Gems or Navaratnas in Vikramaditya Court

1) Vetala Bhatta – a Maga Brahmin, noted for his work of the sixteen stanza Niti Pradeepa or the Lamp of Conduct.

2) Dhanvantari – A great Ayurvedic physician

3) Varahamihira – A renowned astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer. Varahamihira’s main work is the book Pancasiddhantika  or Pancha Siddhantika. Varahamihira is also known as Varaha or Mihir.

4) Vararuchi – A famous grammarian and Sanskrit scholar. Prakrita Prakasa the oldest treatise on the grammar of Prakrit language is believed to be written by Vararuchi.

5) Amarasimha – A noted Sanskrit grammarian and poet.  Amara Sinha is the author of Amara Kosha (Amarkosha) a vocabulary of Sanskrit roots, synonyms and homonyms.

6) Kalidasa - Renowned Classical Sanskrit writer famous for his works Malavikagnimitram, Vikramorvasiyam and Abhignanasakuntalam.

7) Kshapanaka – One of the renowned ancient astrologers

8) Shanku –An expert in the field of architecture

9) Ghatakarpura – Ghatakpar was expert in sculpture and architecture

Navaratnas 9 Gems of Vikramadityas Court






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