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A Descriptive Catalogue of the Sanskrit Manuscripts in the Tanjore Maharaja Serfoji’s Sarasvati Mahal Library

1932

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One of the main differences between the Northern and the Southern Recensions is the enumeraticn of chapters and stanzas in each of the Parvans of the Mahabharatal. [...] It is written by one of the Niiyak Rijas of Tanjore (Raghunitha) in the beginning of the 17th century A. D The following are the portions of the various commentaries on the Mahibhirata deposited in this library with their names and authors as far as available. [...] It is the oldest of the commentaries on Rinskyaos and is of the greatest use in determinivgs interpolations of the Epic. [...] 9458) The first of these is considered by scholars as recent and is more philosophical in its interest and value than the Epic; the second is a mystic explanation of the Blimilvatara and its signficance; and the third which is also considered recent is only a recapitulation of the events of the Bliantlyaca. [...] 10280) 2 BrhadlivaramahAtmya ( „ 10050) The first of these throws much light on the History of the PAudyas of Madura and the latter on that of the Colas of Tanjore.

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Pages
885
SARF Document ID
sarf.146977

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