Three phases of magic square of three

  • Posted on: 15 March 2019
  • By: vuttekar786
Abstract: 

The magic square of three was first used to facilitate child birth. Next most ailmants could be cured. Jabir exploited it to facilitate changing base metals into gold.

Then it becomes the symbol of cosmogony. Finally it is shown to be a symbol of Heaven and Earth, reduced as symbols to square with even numbers and to a cross with odd numbers.

Author Name: 
S. Mahdihassan
Publisher Name: 

Indian Journal of History of Science, Vol. 25 No. 1-4, (1990).

Year: 

1990

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