Other Sciences in Ancient India
Q. Where is the famous Kailasanatha Temple located at?
Q. Where is the Khajuraho Temple located?
- Madhya Pradesh
- Andhra Pradesh
Q. According to traditional Hindu beliefs, Vishwakarma is ______ of the Gods.
- the first astronomer
- the first mathematician
- the first architect
- the first doctor
Q. What does Vastushastra literally translate to in english?
- science of space
- science of the Earth
- science of architecture
- science of geometry
Q. Choose the correct statement that best distinguishes between astrology and astronomy.
- Astrology is the study of influence of cosmic objects on human lives. Astronomy studies celestial objects and related phenomena.
- Astrology is the study of planets only. Astronomy is the study of stars only.
- Astrology is the study of the Moon only. Astronomy is the study of stars and planets only.
- Astrology is the study of stars only. Astronomy is the study of planets only.
Q. According to traditional Hindu beliefs, ________ was the first architect of the Gods.
Q. This branch of science deals with the effects of planets on a person's future. Identify this field.
Q. He declared that the Earth rotates on its own axis and proved that the basic reason for a lunar eclipse is the shadow of the Earth. Identify this person.
___________is a natural science that studies celestial objects and related phenomena.
Q. The first Indian satellite was named 'Saraswati'.