Virasena

Updated on: 01.11.2012

Alias

Acharya Virasena

Group(s)

   ► Individuals ► < 1000 CE

About

Acharya Virasena was an 8th century Indian mathematician and Jain philosopher and scholar.

  • He was a student of the Jain sage Elāchārya.
  • He is also known to be a famous orator and an accomplished poet.
  • His most reputed work is the Jain treatise Dhavala.
  • Late Dr. Hiralal Jain places the completion of this treatise in 816 CE.

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