Description of rainfall variability in Br hat -samhita of Varâha-mihira

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Iyengar, RN;
  • Publisher: Indian Academy of Sciences
  • Subject: Centre for Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences

Br hat -samhita of Varâha-mihira (5–6th century AD) provides valuable information on the approach in ancient India towards monsoon rainfall, including its measurement and forecasting. In this context, we come across a description of the expected amount of total seasonal... View more
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