[Advaita-l] Fwd: The historicity of the Madhaviya Shankara Vijaya
v.subrahmanian at gmail.com
Thu Jun 18 01:42:29 EDT 2020
On Thu, Jun 18, 2020 at 10:27 AM Krishnaprakasha Bolumbu <
kpbolumbu01 at gmail.com> wrote:
> That is not contradictory to this theory. It is said in MV that NP was 16
> when the debate took place in Kavugoli Mahavishnu Devasthana between
> Madhwacharcha and TP. He was contemporary of both Madhwacharcha and Vidyaranya
> pada, but younger to Madhwacharya by 20 to 30 years.
But the authorship of the MSV by Vidyaranya itself is not settled. Many
hold that it is by Madhavacharya a nephew of Vidyaranya. In the Shankara
Date by Sri RMU, the preference to the non-Vidyaranya authorship can be
seen as the NP mention of kuto mundi if taken from the MSV it should have
existed much before Vidyaranya.
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