Kavita is that form of literature in which a story or emotion is expressed artistically through a language. the history of Kavita and the philosophy of poetry in india is very old. its origin can be understood from bharatmuni. kavita literally means a poetic composition or work of a poet, which is duly tied into a series of verses.
there is a rich tradition of critics in indian literature regarding what is Kavita or poetry – from sanskrit scholars like acharya vishwanath, panditraj jagannath, pandit ambikadatta vyas, acharya shripati, bhamaha etc. to modern acharyas like ramchandra shukla and jaishankar prasad and modern meera mahadevi verma of the era has expressed her views by clarifying the nature of the poem.