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  1. Aryabhatta

    Aryabhata was the first in the line of brilliant mathematician-astronomers of classical Indian mathematics, whose major work was the Aryabhatiya and the Aryabhatta-siddhanta. The Aryabhatiya presented a number of innovations in mathematics and astronomy in verse form, which were influential for many centuries...

  2. Bringing into light the lost genius of Aryabhatta

    However you may be surprise to know that not only base pillars of mathematics but also the base pillars of astrology are based on the work of Aryabhatta. (Aryabhatta, Aryabhatiya, 499 CE) B. Credibility Statement: As an Indian student I have always liked and had interest in mathematics. This speech gave...

  3. Aryabhatta Biography

    Aryabhatta is a renowned mathematician and astronomer of ancient India. He was born in 476 AD in Kerala. He studied at the University of Nalanda. One of his major work was Aryabhatiya written in 499 AD. The book dealt with many topics like astronomy, spherical trigonometry, arithmetic, algebra and plane...

  4. Ancient India - Aryabhatta

    Blake LeJeune History 101 2/17/2013 Aryabhatta I’ve chosen to write my paper on Aryabhatta I. He was a famous astronomer and mathematician of Ancient India who is considered to be one of the most influential people of both studies, changing the course of each to a great extent. ...

  5. arithmatic

    Mathematics - (Aryabhatta, 476 AD) Hindu - Arabic number system is consdered to be a universal human language, without which mathematics, science and commerce would be almost impossible.  Russian mathematician Michel Ostrogradski stated invention of the Hindu - Arabic number system is the greatest...

  6. Science & Technology in India

    the largest PHWR-based power station in India. First Satellite Launched by India Aryabhatta was the first satellite launched by India. It was named after the great Indian astronomer of the same name. Aryabhatta weighed 360kg and was launched by the Soviet Union on April 19, 1975 from Kapustin Yar...

  7. India

    Modern India 2020 Vision Interesting Facts India invented the Number System. Zero was invented by Aryabhatta. The place value system, the decimal system was developed in India in 100 BC. Aryabhatta was the first to explain spherical shape, size ,diameter, rotation and correct speed of Earth in 499...

  8. Aryabhata I and How He Influenced Math

    Àryabhata by J. Q. Jacobs. J.Q. Jacobs, 1997. Web. 15 Mar. 2014. . Jain, Ankur. "Aryabhatta Biography." Aryabhatta Scientists | Biography. Study Helpline, 2011. Web. 27 Apr. 2014. . Kumar, Amit. "Aryabhatta- The Great Indian Mathematician." The Braves and Smarts. Web. 10 Mar. 2014. . O'Connor...

  9. Paresh

    62832/2000 (Aryabhatta, 497 AD) 7. Earth’s rotation about its axis, orbits around the Sun and is suspended in space (Aryabhatta, Aryabhateeyam, 500 AD) 8. Discovery of Zero (mentioned in Pangala, Chandra Sutra 200 AD) 9. Discovery of speed of light by Sayana (1300 AD) 10. Zero (Aryabhatta).             The...

  10. Thought

    :Ashmaka Died: 550 CE Era: Gupta era Region : India Main interests: Mathematics, Astronomy Major works: aryabhatiya, Arya-siddhanta Aryabhatta, also known as Aryabhatta I or Aryabhata (476-550?), is a famous Indian mathematician and astronomer, born in a place called Taregana, in Bihar (though some people...

  11. Great Mathematician

    volume and surface area of its circumscribing cylinder. A sphere and cylinder) were placed on the tomb of Archimedes at his request. Aryabhatta {draw:frame} Aryabhatta (476–550 CE) was the first in the line of great mathematician-astronomers from the classical age of Indian mathematics and Indian...

  12. Essay, Term Paper

    name as "Aryabhatta" by analogy with other names having the "bhatta" suffix, his name is properly spelled Aryabhata: every astronomical text spells his name thus, including Brahmagupta's references to him "in more than a hundred places by name".[7] Furthermore, in most instances "Aryabhatta" does not...

  13. Ancient India: Advances in Science

    the same time, religion and astrology also played a role in creating an interest in astronomy. One of the greatest scientists of the Gupta period, Aryabhatta, provided a systematic treatment of the position of the planets in space. (Keh-Mu Chin 37) He correctly posited the axial rotation of the earth,...

  14. aryabhata biography

    name as "Aryabhatta" by analogy with other names having the "bhatta" suffix, his name is properly spelled Aryabhata: every astronomical text spells his name thus,[6] including Brahmagupta's references to him "in more than a hundred places by name".[7] Furthermore, in most instances "Aryabhatta" does not...

  15. chandra

    Scientific Temper”. National Science Day: Remembering Heroes of India Aryabhatta Aryabhatta was born in 476 A.D. in Patliputra in Magadha, which is now known as Patna in Bihar. His famous thesis, called the ‘Aryabhatta-Siddhanta’, is a compendium of mathematical and astronomical hypotheses that...

  16. essay

    Geometry attained great heights and many theorems relating to circles and triangles are mentioned. The most famous work in mathematics was that of Aryabhatta, the Aryabhattiyam which was written in 499 A.D. the work deals with arithmetic, geometry and algebra. Trigonometry was also being cultivated during...

  17. Aryabhatta

    Aryabhatta is the first of the great astronomers of the classical age of India. He was born in Kerala, South India in 476 AD but later lived in Kusumapura, which his commentator Bhaskara I (629 AD) identifies with pataliputra (modern Patna) in Bihar. His first name “Arya” is hardly a south Indian name...

  18. Aryabhatta

    Aryabhatta Biography Wikipedia.ame While there is a tendency to misspell his name as "Aryabhatta" by analogy with other names having the "bhatta" suffix, his name is properly spelled Aryabhata: every astronomical text spells his name thus, including Brahmagupta's references to him "in more than a hundred...

  19. Ancient Indian Mathematics

    civilization. Mathematical activities reached a climax with the appearance of the famous quartet: ANCIENT INDIAN MATHEMATICS – SHIVANSHU SINGH Page 1 Aryabhatta, Brahmagupta, Mahvika and Bhaskracharya. Indian work on astronomy and mathematics spread westward, reaching the Islamic world where it was absorbed...

  20. Indias Space Programme

    India started its space programme with the launch of first space satellite ‘Aryabhatta’ on April 19, 1975. This space satellite was named after the great Indian astronomer and mathematician of the 5th century, Aryabhatta. It was launched from a soviet cosmodrome with the help of a Soviet rocket. It...

  21. Gupta Empire

    math and astronomy. Two of the most famous scholars of the era were Kalidasa and Aryabhatta. Kalidasa, the greatest writer of the empire, brought plays to new heights by filling them with humor and epic heroism. Aryabhatta, a scientist ahead of his time, went out on a limb and proposed that earth was a...