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The Lakṣa Scale of the Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa and Rāmā’s Army

  • K. RamasubramanianEmail author
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Abstract

C. N. Srinivasiengar was perhaps the first historian of mathematics to give a modern exposition of the Lakṣa Scale as found in the Yuddhakāṇḍa (the Sixth Book) of the Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa, the national epic of India.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cell for Indian Science and Technology in Sanskrit, Department of Humanities and Social SciencesIndian Institute of Technology BombayMumbaiIndia

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