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Gaṇitānanda pp 525-529 | Cite as

Indian Astronomy and Mathematics in the Eleventh-Century Spain

  • K. RamasubramanianEmail author
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Abstract

According to Ibn al-Ādamī (c. 950 ad) as quoted by Qāḍī Ṣā’id al Andalūsī (d. 1070), Caliph al-Manṣūr of Baghdad (755–775 ad) ordered a Sanskrit astronomical work to be translated into Arabic.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cell for Indian Science and Technology in Sanskrit, Department of Humanities and Social SciencesIndian Institute of Technology BombayMumbaiIndia

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