Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Pitambar Vidyavagisa

Pitambar Vidyavagisa (est 1834 - 1874) / पीताम्बर विद्यावागीश / পীতাম্বর বিদ্যাবাগীশ was a reputed Brahmin Pandit in Faridpur in Bengal (in what is today Islamic Bangladesh).

His sons were Vishvambar Jyotisharnava (born 1858) and Satishchandra Vidyabhushan (born 1870), the famous Nyaya and Logic exponent of 19th century Bengal.

Reference

A History Of Indian Logic by Vidyabhusana, Satish Chandra - Foreword by Asutosh Mookerjee

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