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Knowledge Series 2022 – Webinar 4

‘Asthanakolakalam’- An ancient Mathematical treatise in Tamil by Dr.Sita Sundar Ram

Kanakkadigaaram and Asthanakolakalam are the two outstanding works of mathematics in Tamil that have survived the ravages of time. Asthanakolakalam, authored by Naviliperumal is said to have dated around the 15th century.

Dr. Sita Sundar Ram will talk about her research work on this manuscript and walk us through many of the colloquial and mathematical terms found in the text.