Q. Saptavataram, a grammar work authored by chieftain of Pulikesin II was for which of the following language?
Chalukyas used Sanskrit in pillar inscriptions such as in Aihole and Mahakudam.
- A seventh-century inscription of a Chalukya king at Badami mentions Kannada as the local prakrit, meaning the people’s language, and Sanskrit as the language of culture.
- A chieftain of Pulikesin II authored a grammar work Saptavataram in Sanskrit.
Source: Tamil Nadu state board.