## Who was the father of Bhaskaracharya?

## Who was the father of Bhaskaracharya?

MahesvaraBhāskara II / Father

**Which is the famous work of Bhaskaracharya?**

Six works by Bhaskaracharya are known and they are: 1) Lilavati (The Beautiful) which is on Mathematics; 2)Bijaganita (Which is on Algebra); 3) The Siddhanta Shiromani which is in two parts, the first on mathematical astronomy with the second part on the sphere; 4)The Vasanabhasya of Mitaksha which is Bhaskaracharya’s …

**Who proved that the Indian mathematician Bhaskaracharya was familiar with differential calculus?**

Bhāskara (c. 1114–1185), also known as Bhāskarāchārya (“Bhāskara, the teacher”), and as Bhāskara II to avoid confusion with Bhāskara I, was an Indian mathematician and astronomer….

Bhāskara II | |
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Era | Shaka era |

Discipline | Mathematician, astronomer |

Main interests | Algebra, Calculus, Arithmetic, Trigonometry |

### Did Bhaskaracharya invented calculus?

If one, however, considers the question whether or not Indian mathematics witnessed modest beginnings in calculus, then it appears that arguments on both sides have some merits. It is true that Brahmagupta, Bhaskara and Madhava did not use the methods of modern calculus.

**Who invented zero Bhaskaracharya or aryabhatta?**

Aryabhata gave the world the digit “0” (zero) for which he became immortal.

**Who is Rishi Varahamihira?**

Varahamihira, also called Varaha or Mihira, (born 505, Ujjain, India—died 587, Ujjain), Indian philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician, author of the Pancha-siddhantika (“Five Treatises”), a compendium of Greek, Egyptian, Roman, and Indian astronomy. Varahamihira’s knowledge of Western astronomy was thorough.

#### Who is known as father of modern calculus in India?

Madhava of Sangamagrama | |
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ഇരിഞ്ഞാറ്റപ്പിള്ളി മാധവൻ നമ്പൂതിരി | |

Born | c. 1340 (or c. 1350) Kingdom of Cochin |

Died | c. 1425 |

Nationality | Indian |

**Is calculus stole from India?**

Researchers in England may have finally settled the centuries-old debate over who gets credit for the creation of calculus. For years, English scientist Isaac Newton and German philosopher Gottfried Leibniz both claimed credit for inventing the mathematical system sometime around the end of the seventeenth century.

**Who found calculus in India?**

Despite references to discoveries being made in the early and mid-19th century, the reigning conception of India’s mathematical history remained that there was nothing interesting after Bhaskara II some 700 years prior.

## Who discovered zero first in India?

Brahmagupta

“Zero and its operation are first defined by [Hindu astronomer and mathematician] Brahmagupta in 628,” said Gobets. He developed a symbol for zero: a dot underneath numbers.