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Can you translate from Sanskrit? Euclid's definition of multiplication...
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Apr 20, 2013 1:22 AM




Re: Can you translate from Sanskrit? Euclid's definition of multiplication...
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Mar 14, 2013 2:47 AM


Dear GSC
Thank you for your reply.
Just as you wished you had learnt Sanskrit I wish I had learnt Latin.
Even though a lot of my time is invested with Greek mathematics, Latin and Sanskrit are perhaps the two greatest academic languages.
I am lucky to have found translations from Sanskrit to English online for the books written by:   Aryabhata (Aryabhatiya)   Brahmagupta (Brahmasphutasiddhantas) and   Bhaskara II (Lilavati).
Best wishes, Jonathan Crabtree



