The Indian Sine-Table, with its accuracy, practicality, and compactness, is a wonder of ancient science.
In Part V let’s find out the mystery, which is related to Indian Astronomy, has its roots in the Middle East – in Ancient Iraq, to be specific.
In this present article, we will examine the most widespread misconception among the general public regarding Indian astronomy, namely, the Kali-Yuga.
Being a very ancient science, there are, needless to say, dozens of baffling mysteries in Indian Astronomy, most of them related to some technical issue or the other. let us examine in this article some of the Wonders, Mysteries, and Misconceptions
In the second part of a series on Indian astronomy, read about work done by Indian astronomers on the orbits of various celestial bodies.
Anil Narayanan in Part I elaborates on mysteries and wonders, and also touch upon a few misconceptions in Indian astronomy.