Contact in Tanjore

balakrishnan raju balakrishnanraju at HOTMAIL.COM
Tue Oct 19 20:12:27 UTC 1999

The District Collector of Tanjore has since been transfered. Dr. Rajaram is
the present incumbent. His telephone numbers are:
91-4362 30102 (office);91-4362 30201 (Res); 91-4362 30206 (Fax)
Best Wishes

>From: Dominik Wujastyk <ucgadkw at UCL.AC.UK>
>Reply-To: Indology <INDOLOGY at LISTSERV.LIV.AC.UK>
>Subject: Re: Contact in Tanjore
>Date: Fri, 8 Oct 1999 11:02:30 +0100
>The person to contact is
>Mr P Perumal,
>Chief Conservator,
>Thanjavur Maharaja Serfoji's Saraswati Mahal Library,
>Thanjavur 613 009,
>Tamil Nadu,
>The Thanjavur Collector, Mr T. Shanmuga Rajeswaran, is also Director of
>the TMSSML, but I think Mr Perumal is a better first contact.  Mr Perumal
>has studied conservation in Japan and the UK, including visiting periods
>at the V & A and the Wellcome Library.  He is well-acquainted with the
>international scene, and generally a Good Thing :-)  Perumal's phone no.
>+91 4362 51036 (res),
>+91 4362 34107 (office).
>Also at the TMSSML is Smt. Rajalakshmi, a Sanskrit Pandit, who is very
>nice and a good source of information on the Sanskrit collections.  Also
>Mr Padmanabhan, Records Clerk, is kind and helpful.
>When I was there in April, email was just being talked about as Real Soon
>Now.  They had a bunch of computers, but no connectivity.  I'm afraid I
>have lost the fax number (if you get it, could you let me have it?).
>On Fri, 8 Oct 1999, Kenneth Zysk wrote:
> > I am trying to obtain copies of Sanskrit manuscripts from the Tanjore
> > Maharaja Serfoji's Sarasvati Mahal Library in Tanjore.
>Dominik Wujastyk
>Founder, INDOLOGY list

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