[Preliminary Entry] The Maṭāli‘ al-hind was written in 1223/1808-09 by Salāmat ‘Alī Ṭabīb ibn Muḥammad ‘Ajīb al-Benārsī, a scholar of Benares. It is a brief compendium of philosophical, mathematical and astronomical topics arranged in five chapters (maṭla), including one on music.
Ivanow, W., 1926, Concise descriptive catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the Curzon Collection, Asiatic Society of Bengal. Calcutta, p. 361
Sachau, E. - Ethé, H., 1889, Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindūstānī, and Pushtū Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library. Oxford, vol. 1, cc. 1083-1084
|Main Persian Title:||Maṭāli‘ al-hind|
|Author:||Salāmat ‘Alī Ṭabīb ibn Muḥammad ‘Ajīb al-Benārsī|
|Year / Period of Composition:||1223/1808-1809|