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As time progressed the number of heterodox philosophies increased and by the 6 th century CE they had years to spread and flourish throughout India.

I ordered a book for my mother and it came within a few days from India to NYC!! Addition was indicated by placing the numbers side by side, subtraction by placing a dot over the subtrahend, and division by placing the divisor below the dividend, similar to our notation but without siddhajta bar. He further gives a theorem on rational triangles.

There are reasons to believe that Brahmagupta originated from Bhinmal. Brahmagupta has called the twelfth chapter as Ganits and the eighteenth chapter as Kuttaka.

Brahmagupta was a significant Indian mathematician and astronomer who lived during the medieval era and made several indispensable contributions to various fields of mathematics and astronomy throughout his lifetime. This does not mean that he is completely unrecognized though.

He was the son of Jishnugupta and was a Shaivite by religion. The great 7th Century Indian mathematician and astronomer Brahmagupta wrote some siddhatna works on both mathematics and astronomy.


We have no knowledge of Brahmagupta’ s teachers, or of his education, but we know he studied the five traditional siddhantas of Indian astronomy.

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Brahmagupta was the first to give rules to compute with zero. But it is misfortune that he failed in the case of explaining division of number by Zero. One hypothesis is that he sidddhanta born in Bhinmal a city in the Rajasthan Sate of Northern India which was quite powerful during that time period but no one knows for sure.

Although religious beliefs played a profound role in influencing Brahmagupta, they were by no means the only stimulus instigating his mathematical and astronomical works.

Imaging two triangles within [a cyclic quadrilateral] with unequal sides, the two diagonals are the two bases. The influence of religion on Brahmagupta and his works went even farther than this however. I’ve just received the shawl and love it already!!

Exotic India you are great! Wonderful items and service! Volume 2, Issue 1. In the first part the astronomical constants are the same as those of Aryabhatas ardharatrika system, but the methods of spherical astronomy, calculations of eclipses and other topics are almost the same as in the Brahmasphutasiddhanta in the Utters Khandakhadyaka Brahmagupta gives corrections to the Khandakhadyaka siddhnta.


Since the text was later translated into Arabic around CE it also played a profound role in the scientific awaking of the Arab Empire and had a considerable influence on Islamic mathematics and astronomy Waghmare et al. Inasmuch as Brahmagupta used some of the same examples as Diophantus, we see again the likelihood of Greek influence in India – or the possibility that they both made use of a common source, possibly from Babylonia.


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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. You won’t believe what some items have looked like when they’ve arrived! The Universe in Zero Words: Brahmagupta’s Ganita Ganitadhyaya of Brahmasphuta Siddhanta.