Indians often boast that the śulba sūtra-s (manuals for masons to construct fire altars) “state the Pythagorean theorem before Pythagoras”. To the contrary, our NCERT school texts summarily reject all non-Western geometry as inferior. Who is right? Neither! The key instrument of śulba-sūtra geometry is the śulba (or rajju) or Read More
The Dating of Kurukshetra War between the Kauravas and the Pandavas mentioned in the Mahabharata, is one of the intellectual activities of many scholars. The dates ranging from 800 BCE to 5561 BCE is proposed by various scholars. This talk is the result of a critical study done on the Read More
What is the story of scripts? What is the Harappan script? How is it related to Brahmi? There are three hypothesis on the Indus scripts. This is from a work by Prof. Rajesh Rao.
1. The Harappan script does not encode language. It is only a sign language, does not encode Read More
Dr Raj Vedam answers to audience questions following his talk on "The Story Of Ancient India: Forces Allied Against Indian History & Story Of Deep South".
In the talk, the speaker deep dives in ancient southern history and demolishes the Dravidian claims in favor of a pan-Indian identity. He analyzes the Read More
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9m9OUmHK5oQPart 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9ggRcgKgbA
Dr Raj Vedam in his talk on 'The Story Of Ancient India: From The Deep South To North' mentions the evidence of knowledge systems and Pan India cultural similarity.
In Part 3 of the lecture, Dr Raj Vedam talks about his approach to Genetics and argues that Read More
In this talk, the speaker deep dives in ancient southern history and demolishes the Dravidian claims in favor of a pan-Indian identity. He analyzes the latest available papers on genetics, archaeology (2019), and roundup along with past evidence of what they imply for the ancient history of India.
School education ensures us to have a mental picture of India map and we are capable of locating where is Punjab or Tamil Nadu. Yet we do not have a mental picture of where are those janapadas (kingdoms) mentioned in our Veda, Ithiāsa, Purāanas are located. An Read More
again we had another very top archaeologist. He is, of
course, he's known as Prof SR Rao and he was not only a land archaeologist, but
he was he a pioneer who introduced that marine archaeology in India because he
also wanted to see, what is the condition of our mythology and how Read More
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