my tribute to Indian Astronomers, Cosmologists, Musicians and Creators of Hindu traditions.
Includes a discussion about the measurement of time. Astronomy in rigveda. Music in Vedic texts.
A preview of the Telescope Timeline.
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Astronomy in rigveda & The Jyotisa Vedang; https://explorable.com/indian-astronomy
the Vedic Period: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vedic_period
about Yuga: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yuga#:~:text=A%20yuga%2C%20in%20Hinduism%2C%20is,(joining%20of%20two%20things).
measuring time… https://nrich.maths.org/6070
What is Time? https://physics.mit.edu/news/the-challenge-of-measuring-time/
music of the vedic texts…
Basic concepts of Aadi Tal (Indian drumming rhythms): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbKOT4mVxpw
Contemporary Indian Space Program: https://www.planetary.org/space-missions/chandrayaan-1
a preview of the Telescope Timeline, I’d like to share this Nice history of telescopes
for next Episode: Nancy Grace Roman Will be Launching on a Falcon Heavy Rocket
Text of the podcast will be available later in the week.