Al-Biruni and Hindu speculations on gravitation

  • Posted on: 22 February 2019
  • By: vuttekar786
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The paper deals with the Hindu speculations on gravitation particularly with reference to those of Āryabhaṭa Varāhamihira, Bhāskara and their commentators. Al-Bīrūnī's own reactions to these speculations are examined.

 

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Sourin Roy
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Indian Journal of History of Science, Vol. 10, no. 2 ( Nov. 1975), 218–223.

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