Brihat – Samhita Another important contribution of Varahamihira is the Brihat-Samhita. It covers wide ranging subjects of human interest, including astrology, planetary movements, eclipses, rainfall, clouds, architecture, growth of crops, manufacture of perfume, matrimony, domestic relations, gems, pearls, and rituals. The volume expounds on gemstone evaluation criterion found in the Garuda Purana, and elaborates onपढ़ना जारी रखें “Varahamihira is the Brihat-Samhita”

# Category Archives: Indian Astronomy

## ISRO’s Reusable Launch Vehicle to take off next week

The first technology demonstrator (TD) launch of the Indian Space Research Organisation’s Reusable Launch Vehicle (RLV), or the spaceplane in popular parlance, will take place on May 23 at 9.30 a.m. from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), Sriharikota, according to ISRO officials. Visually, the RLV-TD is a rocket-aircraft combination measuring about 17 m, whoseपढ़ना जारी रखें “ISRO’s Reusable Launch Vehicle to take off next week”

## Indian Astronomer and Mathmatican Brahmagupta

Mathematics Algebra Brahmagupta gave the solution of the a general linear Equation in chapter eighteen of Brahmasphutasiddhant, The difference between rupas, when inverted and divided by the difference of the unknowns, is the unknown in the equation. The rupas are [subtracted on the side] below that from which the square and the unknown are toपढ़ना जारी रखें “Indian Astronomer and Mathmatican Brahmagupta”

## Varahamihira’s mathematical work included the discovery of the trigonometric formulas

Varahamihira’s Contributions of Trigonometry Varahamihira’s mathematical work included the discovery of the trigonometric formulas Varahamihira improved the accuracy of the sine tables of Aryabhata I. Arithmetic He defined the algebraic properties of zero as well as of negative numbers. Combinatorics He was among the first mathematicians to discover a version of what is now knownपढ़ना जारी रखें “Varahamihira’s mathematical work included the discovery of the trigonometric formulas”

## Varahamihira is the Brihat-Samhita

Brihat – Samhita Another important contribution of Varahamihira is the Brihat-Samhita. It covers wide ranging subjects of human interest, including astrology, planetary movements, eclipses, rainfall, clouds, architecture, growth of crops, manufacture of perfume, matrimony, domestic relations, gems, pearls, and rituals. The volume expounds on gemstone evaluation criterion found in the Garuda Purana, andपढ़ना जारी रखें “Varahamihira is the Brihat-Samhita”

## Varahamihira, was an Indian astronomer, Indian astronomer, mathenatician, and astrologer

Varahamihira an Indian astronomer Varahamihira वराहमिहिर) (505–587 CE- India), also called Varaha or Mihir, was an Indian astronomer, mathenatician, and astrologer and who lived in Ujjain. He was born in Avanti region, roughly corresponding to modern-day Malwa, to Adityadasa, who was himself an astronomer. According to one of his own works, he was educated atपढ़ना जारी रखें “Varahamihira, was an Indian astronomer, Indian astronomer, mathenatician, and astrologer”

## Bhaskara II Astronomy Therory

Bhaskara II Astronomy Using an astronomical model developed by Brahmagupta in the 7th century, Bhaskara accurately defined many astronomical quantities, including, for example, the length of the sidereal year, the time that is required for the Earth to orbit the Sun, as 365.2588 days which is the same as in Suryasiddhanta. The modern accepted measurementपढ़ना जारी रखें “Bhaskara II Astronomy Therory”

## The Siddhanta-Shiromani by Bhaskar II

The Siddhanta-Shiromani Lilavati The first section Lilavati (also known as patiganita or ankaganita ) consists of 277 verses. It covers calculations, progressions, menstruation permutations, and other topics. Bijaganita The second section Bījagaṇita has 213 verses. It discusses zero, infinity, positive and negative numbers, and indeterminate equations including (the now called) Pell’s equation, solving it usingपढ़ना जारी रखें “The Siddhanta-Shiromani by Bhaskar II”

## Great Indian Mathematician & Astronomer

Bhaskara II Bhaskara II (AD. 1114–1185), was an Indian Mathematician & Astronomer. He was born in Bijapur in modern Karnatak. Bhaskara and his works represent a significant contribution to mathematical and astronomical knowledge in the 12th century. He has been called the greatest mathematician of medieval India. His main work Siddhanta Shirimani, ( Sanskrit forपढ़ना जारी रखें “Great Indian Mathematician & Astronomer”

## Astronomical system of Aryabhatta

One of the important developments in this filed was the theory proved by Aryabhatta that the earth is round in shape unlike the ancient belief that it is flat. The theory of gravity was also promulgated by the astronomers of the Gupta period. The astronomical system of Aryabhatta was known as the ‘audपढ़ना जारी रखें “Astronomical system of Aryabhatta”