Gaṇitānanda pp 299-312 | Cite as

Early Pandiagonal Magic Squares in India

  • K. RamasubramanianEmail author


In ancient India, arts and sciences were hand-maiden of religions. In fact religion has been the dominant feature of Indian culture through the ages. Almost all sciences have been attributed a divine origin. For instance, the exposition of the 54th chapter (on astronomy and mathematics) of the Nārada-purāṇa commences with the line.

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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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