Narayan Manilal Kansara (L. D. Institute of Indology)
updated: 9/14/95 (by mail)
Dr. Narayan Manilal Kansara, Ph.D.
Director (Retired), Maharshi Academy of Vedic Sciences, Ahmedabad
Honorary Professor, L. D. Institute of Indology, Ahmedabad
Honorary Pandit, Gitartha Ganga, Ahmedabad
Fellow, Dharam Hinduja International Centre of Indic Research, Delhi
Near Himmatlal Park
Ahmedabad - 380015 INDIA
fax: 91-79-674-0546 (c/o Smt. Hasmita Modh)
(c/o Dr. J. B. Shah)
description of work:
Doctoral Dissertation on Dhanapala's Tilakamanjari: A Critical Study.
Sanskrit: Vedic literature, Vyakarana, Samkhya-yoga, Vedanta, Gadyakatha,
Jainism, Meditation (saktipata), Tantra, Indian classical and Sugam
music, singing Bhajans set in classical Ragas and popular melodies,
classical works, epics, poems, poetics.
Prakrit: Jain canonical literature, Prakrit grammar, classical works,
stories, poems, epics.
Can speak, write and read Sanskrit, Hindi, Gujarati, English. Can read
and explain Sanskrit, Hindi, Gujarati, English, Prakrit. Can decipher
handwritten manuscripts of Old Sanskrit and Prakrit works.
Edited critically: Tilakamanjari-katha-sara of Pallipala Dhanapala
(Sanskrit); Tilakamanjari-kathaddhara of Padmasagara; Tilakamanjari-katha
of Dhanapala (11 cent. AD); Sarasvatikanthabharana Vyakaranan of
Bhojadeva Paramara of Dhara (Ch. VIII Vedic); Lilavatisara of Jinaratna
(jointly edited with Dr. H. C. Bhayani); Bharatiya Sahityavicara Manjusa,
Author: Vaidika Ganita Vidya (Guj.), Vaidika Bhugarbha Jata Vidya (Guj.),
Vaidika Khagola Vidya (Guj.), Antyesthi Samskara (Guj.), Vaidika Krsi
Vidya (Guj.), Agriculture and animal husbandry in the Vedas, Samskrta
Sarala Prabodha (Guj.), Paniniya Laghu Candrika (Guj.).
Editor of Research Journals: Sambodhi, Samamnaya.
[Sanskrit poetics / poetry]
[Rgveda / Rg Veda / Rigveda / Rig Veda / Rg-Veda / Rig-Veda]