bharat muni

bharat muni ne naatya shaastr likha. inka samay vivaadaaspad hain. inhein 500 i॰apoo॰ 100 i॰ san ke beech kisi samay ka maana jaata hai. bharat bade pratibhaashaali the. itna spasht hai ki bharatamuni rachit naatyashaastr se parichay tha. inka 'naatyashaastr' bhaarateeya naatya aur kaavyashaastr ka aadigranth hai. ismein naatyashaastr, sangeet-shaastr, chhandashaastr, alankaar, ras aadi sabhi ka saangopaang pratipaadan kiya gaya hai. 'bhaarateeya naatyashaastr' apne vishay ka aadhaarbhoot granth maana jaata hai. kaha gaya hai ki bharatamuni rachit pratham naatak ka abhinay, jiska kathaanak 'devaasur sangraam' tha, devon ki vijay ke baad indr ki sabha mein hua tha. vidvaanon ka mat hai ki bharatamuni rachit poora naatyashaastr ab upalabdh naheen hai. jis roop mein vah upalabdh hai, usamein log kaafi kshepak bataate hain