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The only way to prevent the death was to make sure that the marriage happened exactly at a specific time. This book consists of twelve chapters and covers a variety of astronomical topics.

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From this, Bhaskara concluded that at some point, the differential of the equation of the centre is equal to zero. Bhaskara wrote a number of books but the work that has had the most influence in the mathematics field is the Siddhanta Siromani Crown of Treatises.

Bhaskara discussed the conjunction of the planets with each other and with fixed stars as well as with the orbits of both the Sun and the Moon. Bhaskara also discovered spherical trigonometry. Lilavatihas thirteen chapters and covers a number of topics. This observatory was the top mathematical center in India and excellent mathematicians, such as Varahamihira and Brahmagupta, had also worked at the observatory.

He knew about the sine table and relationships between various trigonometric functions. An epicycle model means that some planets, for example, the sun and the moon, bijavanita in small circles.

## Bijaganita (elements Of Algebra)

Bhaskara covered a number of other topics in Lilavati as well, such as trigonometry and mensuration, and even included a number of problems that readers of the book could work on. As a result, Lilavati was widowed soon after her marriage took place. He was the first person to realize this. Sometimes the last two books Grahaganita and Goladhyaya have been treated as the only two parts of the Siddhanta Siromaniwhile the first two books Lilavati and Bijaganita are viewed as two independent books.

This is a field in spherical geometry and is very important in the fields of astronomy, geodesy, and navigation.

### Bijaganita | work by Bhaskara II |

Bhaskara based his astronomy on the earlier work by Aryabhata. He also studied and wrote about astronomy. Bhaskara also looked at ways to expand upon some of the work done by Brahmagupta. Bhaskara had calculated how long it would take for the cup to fill and sink.

He also looked hbaskara both lunar and solar eclipses. Bhaskara looked bhasmara the mean longitudes and the true longitudes of the planets as well as latitudes. Bhaskara showed that when a planet is at its farthest or at its closest from Earth, the equation of the centre vanishes. These small circles then orbit the Earth or some other planetary body. The Lilavati focuses on arithmetic and according to a story that was written in a Persian translation of the book, the book was written for his daughter, who was named Lilavati.

Bhaskara calculated that it would take Bhaskara viewed the solar system as being heliocentric it revolves around the sun and the planets have an elliptical orbit. In fact, Bhaskara also taught mathematics to his son Loksamudra.

Bhaskara did a lot of important work in calculus and developed ways to use the principles of differential calculus to deal with problems in astronomy. Bhaskara realized that when dividing one by a fraction, the smaller the fraction gets, the more pieces are created. In fact, half of his most famous work dealt with mathematical astronomy. bijagantia

Bhaskara, as did other Indian mathematicians, wrote in verse. Syzygy is the alignment of three celestial bodies into an almost straight line. He placed the cup in the water so that it would sink at the exact time Lilavati was supposed to get married. Bhaskara then warned Nhaskara to stay away from the cup.

Each section deals with a different area of mathematics and astronomy.