Indian mathematics
Indian mathematics emerged in the Indian subcontinent from 1200 BCE until the end of the 18th century. In the classical period of Indian mathematics (400 CE to 1600 CE), important contributions were m...
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3000 Year Old Indian Sacred Texts Mention Gravity, Way Before Newton
Did Newton discover Gravity? As we have been thought in school? Or is there a possibility that people, thousands of years ago had knowledge of gravity and other natural phenomena, way before we though...
BBC - History of Indian Mathematics Part-1 of 2 - YouTube
Mar 1, 2013 ... Part-2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeJbR_FdvFM Marcus du Sautoy looks at the contribution of Ancient Indians like Aryabhata, ...
Vedanga
The Vedanga (vedāṅga, "limbs of the Veda") are six auxiliary disciplines traditionally associated with the study and understanding of the Vedas.Traditionally, vyakarana and nirukta are common to all f...
Vedas
The Vedas (/ˈveɪdəz, ˈviː-/; Sanskrit: वेद véda, "knowledge") are a large body of texts originating in ancient India. Composed in Vedic Sanskrit, the texts constitute the oldest layer of Sanskrit lit...
Sulba Sutras
The Shulba Sutras or Śulbasūtras (Sanskrit śulba: "string, cord, rope") are sutra texts belonging to the Śrauta ritual and containing geometry related to fire-altar construction.
The Shulba Sutr...
Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics
The Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics was a school of mathematics and astronomy founded by Madhava of Sangamagrama in Kerala, India, which included among its members: Parameshvara, Neelakanta...
List of Indian mathematicians
The chronology of spans from the Indus valley civilization and the Vedas to Modern times.Indian mathematicians have made a number of contributions to mathematics that have significantly influenced sc...
Kerala school
Kerala school may refer to:
Rigveda
The Rigveda (Sanskrit: ऋग्वेद ṛgveda, a compound of ṛc "praise, verse" and veda "knowledge") is an ancient Indian sacred collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns. It is counted among the four canonical sacr...
3000 Year Old Indian Sacred Texts Mention Gravity, Way Before Newton
Did Newton discover Gravity? As we have been thought in school? Or is there a possibility that people, thousands of years ago had knowledge of gravity and other natural phenomena, way before we though...
Jyeṣṭhadeva
Jyeṣṭhadeva (Malayalam: ജ്യേഷ്ഠദേവന്‍) (c. 1500 – c. 1575) was an astronomer-mathematician of the Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics founded by Sangamagrama Madhava ...
Bhaskara I's sine approximation formula
In mathematics, Bhaskara I's sine approximation formula is a rational expression in one variable for the computation of the approximate values of the trigonometric sines discovered by Bhaskara I (c. 6...
Bhaskara I's sine approximation formula - Wikipedia
Chisanbop
Chisanbop or chisenbop (from Korean chi (ji) finger + sanpŏp (sanbeop) calculation 지산법/指算法) is an abacus-like finger counting method used to perform basic mathematical operations. According to The Co...
Sanskrit in the West
Sanskrit has been studied by Western scholars since the late 18th century.In the 19th century, the study of Sanskrit played a crucial role in the development of the field of comparative linguistics of...
Sanskrit in the West - Wikipedia
Achyuta Pisharati
Achyutha Pisharodi (c. 1550 at Trikkandiyur, Tirur, Kerala, India – 7 July 1621 in Kerala) was a Sanskrit grammarian, astrologer, astronomer and mathematician who studied under Jyeṣṭhadeva and ...
Ramanujan Mathematical Society
Ramanujan Mathematical Society is an organisation of persons formed with the aim of "promoting mathematics at all levels". The Society was founded in 1985 and registered in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nad...
Ramanujan Mathematical Society - Wikipedia
Sadratnamala
Sadratnamala is an astronomical-mathematical treatise in Sanskrit written by Sankara Varman, an astronomer-mathematician of the Kerala school of mathematics, in 1819. Even though the book has been wr...
Sadratnamala - Wikipedia
Jyā, koti-jyā and utkrama-jyā
Jyā, koti-jyā and utkrama-jyā are three trigonometric functions introduced by Indian astronomers and mathematicians. The earliest known Indian treatise containing references to these functions is S...
Jyā, koti-jyā and utkrama-jyā - Wikipedia
Rajesh Kasturirangan
Rajesh Kasturirangan is a mathematician and a cognitive scientist from India whose research is on how language and concepts are grounded in the world. He is currently an associate professor at NIAS,...
Rajesh Kasturirangan - Wikipedia
Brahmagupta's interpolation formula
Brahmagupata's interpolation formula is a second-order polynomial interpolation formula developed by the Indian mathematician and astronomer Brahmagupta (598–668 CE) in the early 7th century CE. The S...
Calcutta Mathematical Society
The Calcutta Mathematical Society (CalMathSoc) is an association of professional mathematicians dedicated to the interests of mathematical research and education in India. The Society has its head off...
Calcutta Mathematical Society - Wikipedia
Vedic meter
The verses of the Vedas have a variety of different meters. They are grouped by the number of padas in a verse, and by the number of syllables in a pada. Chandas (छन्दः), the study of Vedic meter, is ...
Brāhmasphuṭasiddhānta
The Brāhmasphuṭasiddhānta ("Correctly Established Doctrine of Brahma", abbreviated BSS)is the main work of Brahmagupta, written c. 628. The text is notable for its mathematical content, as it contai...
Lilāvati
Lilavati (also Leelavati; kannada :ಲೀಲಾವತಿ,Sanskrit: लीलावती, Līlāvatī) is Indian mathematician Bhāskara II's treatise on mathematics, written in 1150. It is the first volume of his main work...
Madhava of Sangamagrama
Madhava of Sangamagrama (c. 1340 – c. 1425), was an Indian mathematician-astronomer from the town of Sangamagrama (believed to be present-day Irinjalakuda near Thrissur), Kerala, Indi...
Katapayadi system
Ka·ṭa·pa·yā·di (Deva·nāgarī: कटपयादि) system (also known as Paralppēru, Malayalam: പരല്‍പ്പേര്) of numerical notation is an ancient Indian system to depict letters to numerals for easy remembrance of ...
Katapayadi system - Wikipedia
Logical abacus
A logical abacus is a mechanical digital computer.Also referred to as a "logical machine", the logical abacus is analogous to the ordinary (mathematical) abacus. It is based on the principle of truth ...
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