# All posts tagged: Indian Mathematics

## The KaTaPaYadi Code: An Ancient Practice of Encryption

Katapayadi offers a glimpse into a past where knowledge was thought of and presented in a fundamentally unique way, in which seemingly diverse strands of human pursuit, be it language, philosophy, mathematics, music, fine arts, or science, were all blended into a single form, as though it is all one.

## हिन्दू दर्शन के माध्यम से गणित की ऐतिहासिक यात्रा

इस लेख में तृषारजी हमें श्रीनिवाल रामानुजम् से मिलवाते हैं।

## Pingala’s Algorithm Part VI: Meru Prastaar

Pingala’s Meru Prastaar which is popularly known as Pascal’s Triangle. It predates the Pascal triangle by at least 1800 years

## Pingala’s Algorithm Part V: Algorithm to Calculate the Value of an Exponential

Pingala’s Algorithm was the earliest and quickest methods to calculate exponential of any number

## How Pingala created the Binary Number System

Ancient Indian prosodist and mathematician Pingala was the first to develop and use the binary number system

## India’s Unique Place in the World of Numbers and Numerals – III

The Indo-Aryan languages of India are the most complex decimal system of all, where there is such complete fusion and inflection between the tens and unit numbers that it becomes necessary to learn individually the exact form of every number from 1-100.

## India’s Unique Place in the World of Numbers and Numerals -I

India represents the world in microcosm. It has the simplest and most primitive number system in the world even as late as the twentieth-twenty-first century CE, as well as the most developed and elaborate number system in the world even as early as during the Vedic period.

## Ancient Indian Mathematical Treasures – Part VII

A primer on Indian developments in Calculus.

## Ancient Indian Mathematical Treasures – Part VI

Ancient Indian Mathematical Treasure is a new series of articles by Salil Sawarkar, introducing the rich mathematical heritage of our country. This is the fifth article in the series. Read…

## Ancient Indian Mathematical Treasures – Part V

Ancient Indian Mathematical Treasure is a new series of articles by Salil Sawarkar, introducing the rich mathematical heritage of our country. This is the fifth article in the series. Read…