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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.
Born 476 CE
prob. Ashmaka
Died 550 CE
Residence Indie
Releegion Hinduism
Academic backgrund
Influences Surya Siddhanta
Academic wirk
Era Gupta era
Main interests Mathematics, Astronomy
Notable wirks Āryabhaṭīya, Arya-siddhanta
Notable ideas Explanation 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
Influenced Lalla, 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.