1 [Deleted User] Asked: May 6, 20202020-05-06T20:20:06+05:30 2020-05-06T20:20:06+05:30In: World Who was called as the “Shakespeare of India”? 1 Who was called as the “Shakespeare of India”? Share Facebook 2 Answers Voted Oldest Recent 0 Questions 557 Answers 19 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] Added an answer on May 6, 2020 at 8:35 pm In this period, Kalidasa was often compared with Shakespeare. As the preeminent Sanskrit poet, it seemed only natural to stand Kalidasa beside the preeminent poet of English to see how they measured up. Kalidasa was sometimes referred to as “The Shakespeare of India”. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Newton D India 361 Questions 225 Answers 1 Best Answer 1k Points View Profile Newton Dutta Added an answer on May 7, 2020 at 6:41 pm Kalidasa : The Shakespeare of India. Kalidasa was acclaimed as ‘Indian Shakespeare’ who penned his masterpieces of plays, poems, epics, etc in Sanskrit, writes MEERA S. SASHITAL. The period of Kalidasa was linked and was supposed to be linked to the reign of one Vikramaditya. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.