Rooting Students in Indian Mathematics – Conversations with Chandrahas Halai on his journey with IndicA Today

In ancient India not only philosophers but mathematicians also used the concept of Shunya and Ananta. They used to be fascinated by very large and very small numbers. They also applied it to solve practical mathematical problems like instantaneous speeds, areas, volumes etc. By not including Indian mathematics in the mainstream curriculum we have lost innumerable opportunities to create more mathematicians like Manjul Bhargav.