Appayya Dikshita
Appayya Dikshita
Appayya Dikshita
Appayya Dikshita
Currently in PANDiT
35,265 Prints
9,625 Works
4,065 Persons
2,525 Manuscripts
1,546 Extracts
128 Sites
18 Institutions
3 Collections

53,172 entities in total
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About PANDiT

PANDiT is a digital humanities project with a unique and ambitious task: to create a database for the vast world of South Asian letters. The name stands for the Sanskrit title of a virtuoso scholar with full mastery of traditional knowledge systems, but as an acronym it also states the project’s main objective: the creation of a Prosopographical Database of Indic Texts. Broadly stated, PANDiT seeks to store, curate, and share reliable data on works, people, places, institutions, and manuscripts from premodern South Asia, in addition to relevant secondary sources, and to do so across period, language, discipline and subject matter. It is designed as an interactive web-based repository that scholars of every South Asian specialty and interest can contribute to and as a basic tool on which they will routinely come to rely.