Biographical Sketches of Dekkan Poets/Govindakavi


Was a native of the southern provinces, he flourished during the time of the Tanjore Telugu Rajas, he was educated in the school established by those sovereigns. He was thoroughly acquainted with Telugu Grammar. He composed a work entitled Indumati Parniayam or the marriage of Indumati, the daughter of a Sourastra King, this poem is comprised in one book. He wrote several descriptions of different temples of Dravidades, and died at Madhyarjumn.