Uddiṣṭa: Another concise algorithm of Piṅgalācārya

India has been a cradle not only to refined civilizational best-practices but also to multitudinous scientific developments. Evidence and knowledge of voluminous literature produced in Indian scientific pursuits has been well established by serious researchers.…

Naṣṭa: An ingenious algorithm by Piṅgala

By Soorya Narayan India has been a cradle not only to refined civilizational best-practices but also to multitudinous scientific developments. Evidence and knowledge of voluminous literature produced in Indian scientific pursuits has been well established…

Pythagorean Theorem – a Misnomer In the Vedic…

Problem-solving in constructions In the Vedic Era, we have seen that the elaborate construction of larger altars require conforming to certain shapes and stringent prescriptions of areas and perimeters. This set the basis for two…

the Sulbasutras-2 In this edition we shall look…

Context of Development In Indian civilization, we saw that Geometry originated in a very remote age in connection with the construction of the fire altars for the Vedic rituals. In the course of time, geometry…