Art. XVIII.—Notes on Hindu Astronomy and the History of our Knowledge of it

  title={Art. XVIII.—Notes on Hindu Astronomy and the History of our Knowledge of it},
  author={James Burgess},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society},
  pages={717 - 761}
  • J. Burgess
  • Published 1 October 1893
  • History
  • Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
The following notes are perhaps somewhat miscellancous, but they may help to re-direct attention to an interesting subject, recalling the history of European studies of it with some of the results obtained. And since the scheme arranged by Mr. Whitley Stokes for cataloguing the Sanskrit works in Indian libraries, private and other, and for obtaining copies of the rarer ones has yielded such excellent results in all departments, it will perhaps be possible for Orientalists now to publish and… 
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