Mṛitasañjīvanam is a drama consisting of seven acts. It is written by Nallan Krishnamacharya. This drama is prescribed by the Chittoor board for its third level examination (Vichakshana). The incident of Kaca obtaining the Mṛtasañjīvana mantra from śukrācārya forms the plot of this drama. This drama is very entertaining with apt employment of various rasas, and also gains additional dimensions deriving from the author’s expertise in Carnatic Music.
In these audio lectures , Smt. Sujatha Bala explains the drama in lucid Sanskrit. She gives detailed anvaya and word-by-word meaning for the shlokas, and also explains the dialogues with complete references to the background and context. These Sanskrit lectures will be highly useful for students of the Chittoor board examinations, as the students are expected to answer entirely or predominantly in Sanskrit.