Ancient Indian astronomy and mathematics

“If there is one place on the face of this Earth where all the dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when Man began the dream of existence, it is India.” -Romain Rolland ‐ French Philosopher 1886‐1944

In a previous article, I had written about the concept of jnana, and how it is different from vidya. In an another article, I had mentioned a few sages who attained jnana and contributed to the vast knowledge that existed in the Indian subcontinent, most of which are today attributed to foreigners. Well, the list continues-

Aryabhatta I (476 AD)
Spherical Shape of Earth Galileo (1564 AD)
Revolution of Earth kepler (1571 AD)
Apogee kepler (1571 AD)
Sine and Cosine Demoivre (1667 AD)
Diameter of Earth Copernicus (1473 AD)
Value of Pi Lindemann (1882 AD)
Square Root Determination Cantanew (1546 AD)
Varahamihira (505 AD)
Comets Haley (1656 AD)
Brahmagupta (628 AD)
Style’s Equation Style (1600 AD)
Positive Integral Demoivre (1667 AD)
Sterling Formula Sterling (1642 AD)
Newton Sterling Interpolation Newton/Sterling
Area of Cyclic Quadrilateral W Shell (1619 AD)
Radius of Cyclic Quadrilateral Lhuiler (1782 AD)
Intermediate Equation Of Second Degree Langrange (1560 AD)
Govindaswamin (800 AD)
Newton Gauss Forward Interpolation Newton/Gauss (1640 AD)
Vateswara (860 AD)
Newton Gauss Backward Interpolation Newton/Gauss (1640 AD)
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