Q. Harisena was the court poet of which of the following rulers?
Samudragupta patronised scholars and poets like Harisena and thus promoted Sanskrit literature.
- Though an ardent follower of Vaishnavism, he also patronised the great Buddhist scholar Vasubandhu.
- As a lover of poetry and music, he was given the title “Kaviraja”. His coins bear the insignia of him playing the vina (lute).
Source: Tamil Nadu state board.