[Advaita-l] Query regarding the birthplace of Bhaskararaya
rkmurthy at gmail.com
Mon Dec 12 01:54:01 CST 2011
On 12 December 2011 12:49, Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com> wrote:
> He is said to have had two wives, one from the mAdhva sect and other a
>> smArta from a Thanjavur.
> I think you are confusing that story with Appaya Dikshita.
Well, this is what I remember having gathered from at least 3 sources. In
fact, even the names were mentioned. One was pArvati, the daughter of a
mAdhva scholar who was defeated in debate by bhAskararAya, and the other
was Anandavallii or Anandii from Thanjavur.
These sources may well be wrong, but it is not a confusion with Appayya
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