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History of science and technology in ancient India

Debiprasad Chattopadhyaya

History of science and technology in ancient India

by Debiprasad Chattopadhyaya

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Published by Firma KLM in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Science -- India -- History.,
    • Technology -- India -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementDebiprasad Chattopadhyaya ; with a foreword by Joseph Needham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ127.I4 C48 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2508890M
      LC Control Number87900855

      Ancient India was a land of sages, saints and seers as well as a land of scholars and scientists. Ancient India s contribution to science and technology include: Mathematics Vedic literature is replete with concepts of zero, the techniques of algebra and algorithm, square root and cube root. Astronomy Rig Veda refers to astronomy.   Summary Information about science and technology in ancient India are text and information is taken from internet links for additional information are also provided. 1. INTRODUCTION Men of older generation used to say that all knowledge is there in the Vedas. Anyone who hears such words will have the first reaction that it.

      Science & Technology; Ancient & Medieval History | Art and Culture. Art and Culture of Ancient and Medieval India is considered one of the toughest subjects in UPSC preparation. The reason being its sources are very scattered, and even a basic reading requires you to read NCERT’s, CCRT, NIOS, etc. Furthermore, while one book covers some. Ancient Chinese scientists and engineers made significant scientific innovations, findings and technological advances across various scientific disciplines including the natural sciences, engineering, medicine, military technology, mathematics, geology and astronomy.. Among the earliest inventions were the abacus, the "shadow clock," and the first items such as Kongming lanterns.

        Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t7cs32d88 Ocr ABBYY FineReader (Extended OCR) Ppi Scanner. Science and Technology in Ancient India By Vickie Chao: 1 India is a fascinating country with a very long history. The earliest evidence of its civilization dates back about 4, years. Throughout that time, Indians invented many things. Their discoveries, especially in mathematics, astronomy, and medicine, have had a profound impact on the.


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