The Practical difficulties in calculating dates mentioned in inscriptions or in the colophons to manuscripts are considerable. Among the books offering help to historians and editors alike, in the works of R. Sewell stand out as excellent introductions to this intricate subject. The book reprinted here was first published in 1897. However, in spite of its age, The Indian Calendar has retained its usefulness for the benefit of scholars working on the chronology of Ancient India.Required the samvatsara current at the beginning of Saka 1436 expired, and the moment when it ends. Saka 1436 expired a Kali 4615 expired (Table I.). , 6151xu ^~6Ad a 53-^- 53+*6U+27 a -gu .pne remainc|er j c shews that Vrisha wasanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Indian Calendar, with Tables for the Conversion of Hindu and Muhammadan Into A.D. Dates, and Vice Versa|
|Author||:||Robert Sewell, Śaṅkara Bālakr̥shṇa Dīkshita, Robert Schram|
|Publisher||:||Motilal Banarsidass Publishe - 1995|