Mathematics in the Mythology

You know 60 seconds make 1 minute, 60 minutes make 1 hour and 24 hours make 1 day. Seconds, mintues and hours are modern day units of time. What were the units of time before these terms were introduced? Don't get any ideas. I am not going to investigate what were the terms used but … Continue reading Mathematics in the Mythology

Ancient text about Rain Cycle!!!

When, do you think, the knowledge about the formation of rain was discovered by careful examination? 19th Century? Or may be 18th Century? When I was browsing through Vishnu Puranam in Sacred Texts, I found the following piece of information about Rain as Narrated by Parashara to his disciple Maitreya. Vishnu Purana is often considered … Continue reading Ancient text about Rain Cycle!!!