Vedic Mathematics (Google eBook)This epochmaking and monumental work on Vedic Mathematics unfolds a new method of approach. It relates to the truth of numbers and magnitudes equally applicable to all sciences and arts. 
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User Review  Moiz Hussain  FlipkartIt's a great book but might be confusing for some Be sure to get your European Arithmetic a good base first otherwise you can end up getting confused Other than that hats off! Read full review
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User Review  Devbrat Mishra  FlipkartI would strongly recommend this book for students and teachers.. the 16 sutras (formula) described in this book in enough for ny type of big calculation. People should get this book at early levels of learning. Read full review
Contents
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Chapters  1 
Chapters Page 9 Factorisation of Cubics etc  81 
Highest Common Factor  87 
Simple Equations First Principles  93 
Simple Equations by Sunyam etc 13 Merger Type of Easy Simple Equations  115 
Complex Mergers  123 
Recurring Decimals  191 
Straight Division  227 
Auxiliary Fractions  241 
Divisibility and Simple Osculators  259 
Divisibility and Complex Multiplex Osculators  273 
Sum and Difference of Squares  281 
Elementary Squaring Cubing etc  285 
Straight Squaring  291 
Simultaneous Simple Equations  129 
Miscellaneous Simple Equations  133 
Quadratic Equations  145 
Cubic Equations  155 
Biquadratic Equations  159 
Multiple Simultaneous Equations  163 
Simultaneous Quadratic Equations  169 
Factorisation and Differential Calculus  175 
Partial Fractions  179 
Integration by Partial Fractions  185 
The Vedic Numerical Code  189 
Vargamula Square Root  295 
Cube Roots of Exact Cubes  303 
Cube Roots General  313 
Pythagoras Theorem etc  335 
Apollonius Theorem  339 
Analytical Conics  341 
Miscellaneous Matters  347 
Recapitulation and Conclusion  351 
Press Opinion  353 
Common terms and phrases
6abc actual Algebraical proof already answer application Atharvaveda auxiliary fractions base biquadratic chapter coefficient Conjugate Hyperbola crossmultiplication cube root cubic equations cumbrous current method current system dealt decimal equivalent decimal places denominator divided by 48 division divisor Ekadhika ending in 9 exact cube example explained factorisation follows formula geometrical progression Geometry given number gives gross dividend illustrative independent term Jagadguruji last digit mathematicians means mental oneline modus operandi multiplicand Nikhilam Note number of decimal number of digits obtained osculationresults osculator Paravartya places of decimals prefixed procedure Q2 and R2 quadratic equation quotient quotientdigit ratio recurring decimal remainder rule Sanskrit Sarikaracarya side simple and easy simple equations solve special type square root step student submultiple subtraction Sutra applies Theorem thereof UrdhvaTiryak Vedas Vedic Mathematics Vedic method Vedic Sutras Vilokanam Vinculum vulgar fractions wherein zero
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Page xxxiii  Veda'' has this derivational meaning, ie the fountainhead and illimitable storehouse of all knowledge. This derivation, in effect, means, connotes and implies that the Vedas should contain within themselves all the knowledge needed by mankind relating not only to the socalled 'spiritual' (or otherworldly) matters but also to those usually described as purely "secular", "temporal...
Page xxxiv  ... unravel the toolong hidden mysteries of philosophy and science contained in ancient India's Vedic lore, with the consequence that, after eight years of concentrated contemplation in forestsolitude, we were at long last able to recover the long lost keys which alone could unlock the portals thereof. 9. And we were agreeably astonished and intensely gratified to find that exceedingly tough mathematical problems (which the mathematically most advanced present day Western scientific world had spent...
Page xxxv  We may, however, at this point, draw the earnest attention of everyone concerned to the following salient items thereof: i. The Sutras (aphorisms) apply to and cover each and every part of each and every chapter of each and every branch of mathematics (including arithmetic, algebra, geometry — plane and solid, trigonometry plane and spherical, conies — geometrical and analytical, astronomy, calculus — differential and integral etc., etc. In fact, there is no part of mathematics, pure or applied,...
Page xxx  Gurudeva reconstucted, on the basis of intuitive revelation, from materials scattered here and there in the Atharvaveda. Revered Gurudeva used to say that he had written sixteen volumes on these Sutras, one for each Sutra and that the manuscripts of the said volumes were deposited at the house of one of his disciples. Unfortunately, the said manuscripts were lost irretrievably from the place of their deposit and this colossal loss was finally confirmed in 1956. Revered Gurudeva was not much perturbed...
Page xxxiii  Vedas should contain within themselves all the knowledge needed by mankind relating not only to the socalled 'spiritual' (or otherworldly) matters but also to those usually described as purely "secular", "temporal", or "wordly"; and also to the means required by humanity as such for the achievement of allround, complete and perfect success in all conceivable directions and that there can be no adjectival or restrictive epithet calculated (or tending) to limit that knowledge down in any sphere,...
Page xxvi  Indian culture, spreading of Sanätana Dharma, revival of the highest human and moral values and enkindling of the loftiest spiritual enlightenment throughout the world and he dedicated his whole life to this lofty and noble mission. From his very early days Jagadguruji was aware of the need for the right interpretation of