The original writer of this book is Ratnaakara Kavi a was 16th century kannada poet. He is one of the main poets in Saagatya literature. He was a disciple of Guru Charukirti. He has not written about himself in his books. However, Devachandra Kavi (1770-1841) has given some information about Ratnaakara Kavi. He has said that the Kavi was was from Mudabidri, son of Devaraja, and a Kshatriya belonging to Suryavamsha. He was also known as Ratnaakaraadeesha. In his younger days he read many Jaina Aagamas. Later on, after he became a poet he was known as Shringaara Kavi in the court of King Bairarasa of Thoulava. He has written many famous books and this book was written in 1577. The Authors of this book, scrutinised the manuscripts, edited and published this book.