Which among the following statements is / are correct?
1.Banabhatta and Mayura were scholars patronized by Harsha.
2.Harshacharitam was composed by Banabhatta, while Priyadarshika was composed by Mayura
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Answer: [A] Only 1

Three Sanskrit works : Nagananda, Ratnavali and Priyadarshika were composed by Harshavardhana. Banabhatta and Mayura were scholars patronized by Harsha. Famous work Harshacharitam was composed by  Banabhatta, in which he depicts the life of  Harhavardhana.

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