Bijaganita was Indian mathematician Bhāskara II’s treatise on algebra. It is the second volume of his main work Siddhānta Shiromani, Sanskrit for “Crown of. Bhaskaracharya, or Bhaskara II, is regarded almost without question as the greatest His work Bijaganita is effectively a treatise on algebra and contains the. Bhaskara II Knew x^2 had 2 solutions *; Had studied Pell’s equation and other Diophantine Lilavati (mathematics); Bijaganita (algebra); Siddhantasiromani.

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Thanks for given such information about Bhaskaracharya. Fo otherwise known as Bhaskara II was one of the most powerful and creative mathematicians of ancient India.

He was also known as Bhaskara the Learned. He was born in AD in Vijayapura.

His father, Mahesvara, himself was a famous astrologer. In many ways Bhaskaracharya represents the peak of mathematical knowledge of 12 th century.


8 V. Bhaskaracharya II

He was the head of the astronomical observatory at Ujjain. There are six well known works of Bhaskaracharya.

However, among the six works of Bhaskaracharya, the first three are more interesting from the point of view of mathematics. Bijaganita contains 12 chapters and covers topics like as Positive and negative numbers, ZeroSurds, the kuttakaIndeterminate quadratic equation with more than one unknownBhaslara equation with more than one unknownOperations with products of several unknown.

Siddhantasironmani is a mathematical astronomy book compiled in two parts.

Second part of siddhantasiromani contains bijaganiita chapters on the sphere. The topics such as: Praise of study of the sphereNature of the sphereCosmography and geographyPlanetary mean motionEccentric epicyclic modelThe armillary sphereSpherical trigonometryEllipse calculationsFirst visibilities of planetsCalculating the lunar crescentsAstronomical instrumentsProblems of astronomical calculations. Among the many interesting results given by bhaskaracharya are: He dies in Ujjain in Posted by thiyagusuriya at 7: Riya Wadhwa October 27, at Saritha August 3, at 7: Ayush Dongre November 26, at Sarma N Venkat November 26, at 8: Unknown July 8, at 6: Jazzy June August 9, at 4: Jagadeesh Madde September 28, at 4: Shibalik Deb October 8, at 5: Rahul meena October 15, bljaganita 3: Rahul meena October 15, at 5: Newer Post Older Post Home.