History of numbers

History of Numbers Part 2
Swami B B Vishnu
Glorification of the Decimal Number System The Indian numerals and the positional number system were introduced to the Islamic civilization by Al-Khwarizmi, the founder of several branches and basic concepts of mathematics. Al-Khwarizmi's book on arithmetic synthesized Greek and Indian knowledge... Read More
Editorial
Swami Narasingha
This third issue of Gaudiya Touchstone completes our first year of publication and we are happy to announce that our reader reception has been exceptional and we are anticipating even more success in the coming year. The cover story of this issue explores the possible reality of the UFO phenomena... Read More
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Gaudiya Touchstone Issue: September 2012
This third issue of Gaudiya Touchstone completes our first year of publication and we are happy to announce that our reader reception has been exceptional and we are anticipating even more success in the coming year. The cover story of this issue explores the possible reality of the UFO phenomena... Read More
The History of Numbers - Part 1
Swami B B Vishnu
The History of Numbers - Part 1     Numbers and counting have become an integral part of our everyday life, especially when we take into account the modern computer. These words you are reading have been recorded on a computer using a code of ones and zeros. It is an interesting story how these... Read More
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