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Jñānarāja

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Jñānarāja (a name meaning "king of knowledge") was an Indian astronomer and mathematician, author of Siddhāntasundara ("noble treatise"), a Hindu astronomical treatise written in ca. [1]

7 relations: Indian astronomy, Jnana, Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics, Maharashtra, Puranas, Raja, Siddhanta.

Indian astronomy

Indian astronomy has a long history stretching from pre-historic to modern times.

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Jnana

In Indian philosophy and religion, jñāna (Pali: ñāṇa) or gyan/gian (Hindi: jñān) is "knowledge".

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Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics

The Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics was a school of mathematics and astronomy founded by Madhava of Sangamagrama in Kerala, India, which included among its members: Parameshvara, Neelakanta Somayaji, Jyeshtadeva, Achyuta Pisharati, Melpathur Narayana Bhattathiri and Achyuta Panikkar.

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Maharashtra

Maharashtra (abbr. MH) is a state in the western region of India and is India's second-most populous state and third-largest state by area.

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Puranas

The Puranas (singular: पुराण), are ancient Hindu texts eulogizing various deities, primarily the divine Trimurti God in Hinduism through divine stories.

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Raja

Raja (also spelled rajah, from Sanskrit राजन्), is a title for a monarch or princely ruler in South and Southeast Asia.

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Siddhanta

Siddhānta, a Sanskrit term denoting the established and accepted view of any particular school within Indian philosophy.

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Jnanaraja, Siddhantasundara, Siddhāntasundara.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jñānarāja

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