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Nilakantha Somayaji

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Several detailed commentaries (bhashyas) were written on the cryptic verses of Aryabhatiya, of which the most important ones are those of Bhaskara I (c 629 CE) and the great Kerala astronomer Nilakantha Somayaji (c 1444-1544). The commentary of ...

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