Atul Kumar KuthialaIndependent Researcher · Ancient Indian Astronomy
Atul Kumar Kuthiala
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Ancient Indian Theoretical Astronomy enthusiast. Looking beyond the limits of antiquity of Indian scriptures set by linguistics, archeoastronomy, archeology etc. Setting new goals with theoretical astronomy coupled with logic. Currently, 48,000 BCE for the story of Dhruva, son of Uttānapāda, the polestar at the NCP.
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May 2005 - July 2010
- Director (Engg.)
- Design Director of Satellite TV Projects.
This paper aims to attempt to improve the dating of the Mahabharata war using data in the public domain. It ends with the findings that the relevant verse from the Mahabharata epic can be reinterpreted to date the Mahabharata war to the year 4,636 BCE. The updated year of the birth of Aryabhata is 1,013 BCE. The year of the war is also the first ev...
Timeline showing events from Krushna's peace mission to the last day of the Mahabharata war. The time marked with Red vertical line is missed by almost all dating researchers. Leads to the dating of the Mahabharata war to 4591 ± 75 BCE
This paper aims to improve the dating of Surya Siddhanta using ayanamsha after incorporating the ayanamsha value calculated for the Mahabharata war. An effort to create a reasonably reliable time reference in the past. The paper ends with the result that internal evidence in Surya Siddhanta indicates that the year for the initial conditions pertain...
Traditional astronomers interpret text in Surya Siddhanta (SS) to indicate a period of 7,200 years for one cycle of precession of the Earth’s axis, whereas modern science shows it to be of a period of about 26,000 years. This paper examines the apparent disagreement of 7,200 and 26,000 years and searches for internal evidence in SS.
Updated timeline is available here on RG
Meant only for serious scholars involved in dating of Mahabharata war.
All comments are welcome.
Discussion open on the draft paper
Findings reported: 7200 years is because of misinterpretation of SS text.
Actual value 24000 years.
All comments are welcome.
Surya Siddhanta is an Ancient astronomy treatise dated to 580 AD by Rev. Burgess. The goal of this project is to date this book using modern astronomy, observations recorded in the book. Thereafter date Ramayana, Mahabharata war and specific verse of Rug Veda.