Contribution of ancient India in science and technology

Contribution of ancient India in science and technology Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Welcome to #BhagavanBhakthi website / blog. Bhagavan Lord Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! In this website / blog, you will always learn about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. Also subscribe to my YouTube channel #BhagavanBhakthi to view videos about #Hinduism #Sanskrit language. Dear friends, today let us know a list of the great and famous people who belonged to India (Hindus), who have contributed in the field of Science and Technology. First, let us know the list of the names with basic information about such people from Indian. Later below, we will learn more information about those great and famous people and their contribution in their respective fields of Science and Technology. List of the "contribution of ancient India in science and technology" are as given below: Acharya Kapila (Kapil) (3000 BCE) - Father Of Cosmology Acharya Bharadwaja (Bharadwaj) (800 BCE) - Pioneer Of Aviation Technology Acharya Charaka (Charak) (600 BCE) - Father...
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What are Maharishi Vashishtha unknown facts

What are Maharishi Vashishtha unknown facts

What are Maharishi Vashishtha unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! The great Maharshi Vashishtha was a great 'tapasvi' and he had the distinction of getting Bhagavan Sri Vedavyasa Ji (an avatar of Bhagavan Sri Maha Vishnu) as his great grandson.   The great Maharshi Vashishtha’s son was Sakti. Sakti's son was Parashara.   Bhagavan Sri Vedavyasa Ji was born to the couple Rishi Parashara and Sri Satyavati Devi.   The great Maharshi Vashishtha was the chief priest and advisor for entire vamsha (family) of Suryavamsha (Dasharatha Maharaja family).   Under the great Maharshi Vashishtha's pourohithya (priest) only Bhagavan Sri Rama Chandra Prabhu married Sri Maha Lakshmi avatar Sri Sita Devi. नमस्तुभ्यं वसिष्टाय जटिलाय महात्मने ।धर्मरूपाय सत्याय लोकानां हितकारिणे । ನಮಸ್ತುಭ್ಯಂ ವಸಿಷ್ಟಾಯ ಜಟಿಲಾಯ ಮಹಾತ್ಮನೇ |ಧರ್ಮರೂಪಾಯ ಸತ್ಯಾಯ ಲೋಕಾನಾಂ ಹಿತಕಾರಿಣೇ | namastubhyaṁ vasiṣṭāya jaṭilāya mahātmanē | dharmarūpāya satyāya lōkānāṁ hitakāriṇē | अभ्यर्णपतिका देवी वसिष्टस्य प्रिय: सदा ।अरुंधतीति विख्याता तां नमस्यामि सर्वदा । ಅಭ್ಯರ್ಣಪತಿಕಾ ದೇವೀ ವಸಿಷ್ಟಸ್ಯ ಪ್ರಿಯ: ಸದಾ |ಅರುಂಧತೀತಿ ವಿಖ್ಯಾತಾ ತಾಂ ನಮಸ್ಯಾಮಿ ಸರ್ವದಾ | abhyarṇapatikā dēvī vasiṣṭasya priya: sadā...
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What are Maharishi Jamadagni unknown facts (Parashurama, kartavirya arjuna story)

What are Maharishi Jamadagni unknown facts (Parashurama, kartavirya arjuna story)

What are Maharishi Jamadagni unknown facts (Parashurama, kartavirya arjuna story) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! About Maharshi Jamadagni Maharshi Jamadagni’s father was Rishi Ruchika. Maharshi Jamadagni’s mother  was Sri Satyavati Devi Maharshi Jamadagni’s wife name was Sri Renuka Devi. Maharshi Jamadagni’s sons names were Parashurama, Rumanvanta, SuShENa, Vasu and Vishvavasu Maharshi Jamadagni’s great assets were Kaamadhenu (a divine cow) and his tapas / penance. जमदग्निर्महातेजा: तपसा कल्पितं धनं ।लोकेषु धर्मसिद्द्यर्थं सर्वपापं निवर्तय । ಜಮದಗ್ನಿರ್ಮಹಾತೇಜಾ: ತಪಸಾ ಕಲ್ಪಿತಂ ಧನಂ |ಲೋಕೇಷು ಧರ್ಮಸಿದ್ದ್ಯರ್ಥಂ ಸರ್ವಪಾಪಂ ನಿವರ್ತಯ | jamadagnirmahātējā: tapasā kalpitaṁ dhanaṁ | lōkēṣu dharmasiddyarthaṁ sarvapāpaṁ nivartaya | About birth of Jamadagni Once upon a time in the Treta Yuga, there lived a king named Maharaja Gadhi.   This Maharaja Gadhi had a beautiful daughter and her name was Satyavati.   Rishi Rucheeka asked the king to get her (Satyavati) married to him.   For this Maharaja Gadhi asked for kanya shulka (kanya dakshina). This is as give below: "One who wish to marry his daughter must bring in 1,000 horse, which has one of its...
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What are Maharishi Gautama unknown facts

What are Maharishi Gautama unknown facts

What are Maharishi Gautama unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! The Great Gautama Maharshi is also known as Vamadeva Gautama. He was a Rigveda period Maharshi of Sanatana Dharma. Maharshi Gautama is mentioned in the divine epic of Ramayana and is known for cursing his wife Ahalya (For details see below), after she mistakenly had relationship with Sri Indra Deva. One more very important story which is related to Maharishi Gautama is about the creation of river Godavari, which is also known as Gautami (or Gautami Ganga). As given in Valmiki Ramayana, Maharshi Gautama and Ahalya Devi's eldest son is Shatananda. List of Maharishi Gautama unknown facts are as given below: 1. Maharshi Gautama is the author of 'Tarka' (or 'Tarka shastra'), that is, 'Logic' and wrote sutras called “Gautama Sutras” pertaining to 'Nyaya shastra' (truth).   2. Bhagavan Sri Rama Chandra Prabhu by virtue of just touching his foot, a rock turned a...
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Maharishi Vishwamitra information (history) (facts) (Menaka marriage)

Maharishi Vishwamitra information (history) (facts) (Menaka marriage)

Maharishi Vishwamitra information (history) (facts) (Menaka marriage) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Meaning of the name Vishwamitra - Vishwa + Mitra = Word's + Best friend. He was very friendly with everyone and thus he was known as Vishwamitra. Brahmarshi Vishvamitra (viśwāmitra) is one of the most highly respected Maharshis of ancient Sanatana Dharma. Maharshi Vishwamitra was a highly divine being and is also attributed as the author of most of Mandala 3 of the great Rigveda. Bhagavan Sri Vishnu re-enforced the most divine Gayatri Mantra through Maharshi Vishwamitra himself. Hindu Sanatana Dharma shastras indicate that only 24 great rishis since antiquity have understood the whole meaning of the most divine Gayatri Mantra. Maharshi Vishvamitra is supposed to be the first in the modern era, and Maharshi Yajnavalkya the last. विश्वामित्र नमस्तुभ्यं ज्वलन्मुख महाबल ।प्रत्यक्षीकृतगायत्र तपोरूपेण संस्थित: । ವಿಶ್ವಾಮಿತ್ರ ನಮಸ್ತುಭ್ಯಂ ಜ್ವಲನ್ಮುಖ ಮಹಾಬಲ | ಪ್ರತ್ಯಕ್ಷೀಕೃತಗಾಯತ್ರ ತಪೋರೂಪೇಣ ಸಂಸ್ಥಿತ: | viśvāmitra namastubhyaṁ jvalanmukha mahābala | pratyakṣīkr̥tagāyatra tapōrūpēṇa sansthita: | Few information about...
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What are Maharishi Bharadwaja unknown facts (family members names)

What are Maharishi Bharadwaja unknown facts (family members names)

What are Maharishi Bharadwaja unknown facts (family members names) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Let us all know the basic points about the great Maharshi Bharadwaja. Maharshi Bharadwaja’s father name is Guru Sri Bruhaspati. Maharshi Bharadwaja’s mother name is Sri Mamata Devi Maharshi Bharadwaja’s wife name is Sri Suseela Devi. Maharshi Bharadwaja’s son name is Sri Gargacharya Maharshi Bharadwaja was brought up by Bharata Chakravarti (son of Dushyanta and Shakuntala). भरध्वाज नमस्तुभ्यं सदा ध्यानपरायण ।महाजटिलधर्मात्मन् पापं संहर मे सदा । ಭರಧ್ವಾಜ ನಮಸ್ತುಭ್ಯಂ ಸದಾ ಧ್ಯಾನಪರಾಯಣ |ಮಹಾಜಟಿಲಧರ್ಮಾತ್ಮನ್ ಪಾಪಂ ಸಂಹರ ಮೇ ಸದಾ | bharadhvāja namastubhyaṁ sadā dhyānaparāyaṇa | mahājaṭiladharmātman pāpaṁ sanhara mē sadā | Few important point about Maharshi Bharadwaja 1. Bhagavan Sri Rama Chandra Prabhu had stayed in Maharsi Bharadwaja's ashrama during his vanavasa (forest exile). 2. In the vamsha / family of Maharshi Bharadwaja, there are many Veda drashtaara Rushis. 3. In the Pancharatra, there is one granta named Bharadwaja samhita. 4. There is 'Bharadwaja smruti' in the 'Padma Purana': जटिलं तपसा सिद्धं यग्न सूत्राक्षधारीनं |कुमंडलुधरं सत्यं भरद्वाजं नतोस्म्यहं...
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What are Maharishi Atri unknown facts (family members names)

What are Maharishi Atri unknown facts (family members names)

What are Maharishi Atri unknown facts (family members names) Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Maharshi Atri’s father was Sri Chatur Mukha Brahma Deva Maharshi Atri’s wife was Sri Anusuya Devi (famously recognized as Sri Sati Anusuya Devi (she was daughter of Kardama prajapati) Maharshi Atri’s sons are Dattatreya (avatar of Bhagavan Sri Maha Vishnu), Durvasa (avatar of Lord Shiva) and Chandra (an amsha of Sri Chatur Mukha Brahma Deva) Maharshi Atri is included in the Saptarshi Mandala. अत्रये च नमस्तुभ्यं सर्वभूतहितेषिणे ।तपोरूपाय सत्याय ब्रह्मणेमिततेजसे । ಅತ್ರಯೇ ಚ ನಮಸ್ತುಭ್ಯಂ ಸರ್ವಭೂತಹಿತೇಷಿಣೇ |ತಪೋರೂಪಾಯ ಸತ್ಯಾಯ ಬ್ರಹ್ಮಣೇಮಿತತೇಜಸೇ | atrayē ca namastubhyaṁ sarvabhūtahitēṣiṇē | tapōrūpāya satyāya brahmaṇēmitatējasē | Maharshi Atri is also called as Brahmarshi. Maharshi Atri Sri Anusuya Devi (daughter of Kardama Rishi and had three sons, that is,  Dattatreya (avatar of Bhagavan Sri Maha Vishnu), Durvasa (avatar of Lord Shiva)  and Chandra (an amsha of Sri Chatur Mukha Brahma Deva).   All the three sons were born when Sri Anusuya Devi prayed to all the Tridevas (three Gods),...
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What are Bhrigu Rishi unknown facts

What are Bhrigu Rishi unknown facts

What are Bhrigu Rishi unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! 1. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu is son of Sri Chatur Mukha Brahma Deva.   2. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu was born for the Prajashrusti (to increase the population) by Sri Chatur Brahma Deva.  3. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu was born as a Manasaputra (born from the manas / mind of Sri Chatur Mukha Brahma Deva). Thus, Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu is termed as a Prajapati. 4. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu's wife name was called as ख्याति (Khyaati). She was the daughter of Daksha Prajapati. 5. His sons were Dhata, Vidhata, Shukracharya and Chyavana. 6. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu is the author of a granta / scripture called “Brugu samhita”. This is an astrological granta / scripture. 7. Maharshi Bhrigu / Bhrugu іѕ supposed tο һаνе cast horoscopes many yugas (since unknown time) back itself and this is still valid even today. 8. Sakshaat / veritably svayam Sri Maha...
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List of Saptarishis names and their unknown facts

List of Saptarishis names and their unknown facts

List of Saptarishis names and their unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! Just moving forward to know about "List of Saptarishis names and their unknown facts", let us know few basic points: Sapta Rishi = Sapta means 7 and Rishi = Divine Sage. In every Mahayuga, there will be different Sapta Rishi. And thus in every Mahayuga, Sapta Rishis will be changing as per the instructions by Bhagavan Sri Vishnu. The present Mahyuga's Sapta Rishi as Kashyapa, Atri, Bharadwaja, Vishwamitra, Gautama, Jamadagni and Vashishtha. Most of the Gotras (Family's first divine ancestor) of Hindus start from these great and divine Sapta rishis. For example someone who is having a Gotra with Maharshi Vashishtha, then the person's last name will be Vashishtha as his Gotra will be Vashishtha Gotra. Now, let us move forward to know about "What are the names of Saptarishis, details, correct information": Details about Sapta Rishis (Seven Maharshis), their pitru / father,...
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What is Rishi Panchami and it’s unknown facts

What is Rishi Panchami and it’s unknown facts

What is Rishi Panchami and it's unknown facts Namaste friends, how are you doing today? Bhagavan Sri Vishnu blessings to you and your family! What is Rishi Panchami and it's unknown facts are as given below: During the Dvapara Yuga the great Chakravarti Yudhisthira requested Bhagavan Sri Krishna to tell him about a vrata which can make shuddhikarana (purify) from all the paapas / sins.  Thus, Bhagavan Sri Krishna told Yudhisthira about a vrata which when performed by women (and also by men) can free them from all their paapas / sins, which is termed as “Rishi Panchami”. People may perform this Rishi Panchami on Bhadrapada Maasa, Shukla paksha, on the Panchami tithi. Who may perform Rishi Panchami All woman may perform Rishi Panchami. 1. Any woman, that is, any woman who's husband is living or have lost her husband (vidhava - widow) and also who can follow the correct Sanatana Sampradaya, who is ready to shave her head, and also who can follow all the vidhis correctly...
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