Tamil Astronomy: A Study in the History of Astronomy in India

  title={Tamil Astronomy: A Study in the History of Astronomy in India},
  author={Otto Neugebauer},
  pages={252 - 276}
1. In I825 Lieutenant Colonel JOHN WARREN published a book of over 500 quarto pages entitled Kala Sankalita with the subtitle A Collection of Memoirs on the various modes according to which the nations of the Southern Parts of India divide, time (i). This truly remarkable work was compiled over a period of eleven years from information from natives, " originally intended for the sole use of the Honorable Company's College of Fort. St. George," but ultimately extended to a far-reaching study of… Expand
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