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Geometry in ancient India

Prakash, Satya

Geometry in ancient India

by Prakash, Satya

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Published by Govindram Hasanand in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Geometry -- India -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Svami Satya Prakash Sarasvati.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQA443.5 .P72 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2164020M
      ISBN 108170770122
      LC Control Number88901177

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        Those familiar with Bhaskaracharya would know that he was a distinguished mathematician and astronomer of Ancient India. Lilavati is the first volume of his principal work, the Siddhant Shiromani. It contains numerous word problems on arithmetic and geometry. Lilavati, the daughter of Bhaskaracharya, was destined to die a spinster. Introduction. Whether intentional or not, mathematics permeated many aspects of life for various ancient cultures, including religious aspects. For example, the Pythagoreans, a semi-religious secretive ancient Greek community, believed All is order to build the religious temples and pyramids in ancient Egypt, the engineers and architects needed a working knowledge of .

      The earliest evidence of a systematic organization of regular shapes reproduced on material objects found in China dates from the third millennium BCE . This coloring book includes 45 beautiful line-art depictions of the intricate paintings of visionary artist Francene Hart. Each piece is accompanied by brief, insightful commentary about the symbols and animals shown. Hart's art intertwines the complex forms of Sacred Geometry with the beauty of Nature, including dolphins, dragonflies, trees, and many other forms and symbols.


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