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2064 aryabhata-crp.jpg
Statue o Aryabhata on the grunds o IUCAA, Pune. As thare is no kent information regardin his appearance, ony image o Aryabhata oreeginates frae an airtist's conception.
Born476 CE
prob. Ashmaka
Died550 CE
Academic backgrund
InfluencesSurya Siddhanta
Academic wirk
EraGupta era
Main interestsMathematics, Astronomy
Notable wirksĀryabhaṭīya, Arya-siddhanta
Notable ideasExplanation o Lunar eclipse an Solar eclipse, Rotation o yird on its axis, Reflection o licht bi muin, Sinusoidal functions, Solution o single variable quadratic equation, Value o π correct tae 4 decimal places, Circumference o Yird tae 99.8% accuracy, Calculation o the length o Sidereal year
InfluencedLalla, Bhaskara I, Brahmagupta, Varahamihira

Aryabhata (Sanskrit: आर्यभट; IAST: Āryabhaṭa) or Aryabhata I[1][2] (476–550 CE)[3][4] wis the first in the line o great mathematician-astronomers frae the classical age o Indian mathematics an Indian astronomy.

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  1. "Aryabhata the Elder". Retrieved 18 July 2012.  Freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  2. Britannica Educational Publishing (15 August 2010). The Britannica Guide to Numbers and Measurement. The Rosen Publishing Group. pp. 97–. ISBN 978-1-61530-218-5. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  3. Bharati Ray (1 September 2009). Different Types of History. Pearson Education India. pp. 95–. ISBN 978-81-317-1818-6. Retrieved 24 June 2012. 
  4. B. S. Yadav (28 October 2010). Ancient Indian Leaps Into Mathematics. Springer. pp. 88–. ISBN 978-0-8176-4694-3. Retrieved 24 June 2012.