Thursday, April 28, 2016

Vishvambar Jyotisharnava

Vishvambar Jyotisharnava (born 1858) / विश्वाम्बर ज्योतिशार्णव / বিশ্বাম্বর জ্যোতিশার্ণব belonged to a reputed Brahmin family in Faridpur in Bengal (in what is today Islamic Bangladesh).

He was the son of a reputed Pandit Pitambar Vidyavagisa (est 1834 - 1874) and the elder brother of Satishchandra Vidyabhushan (born 1870), the famous Nyaya and Logic exponenet of 19th century Bengal.

Reference

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

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