Home Ancient Science & Technology

Ancient Science & Technology

This section will present the inventions, scientific discoveries and contributions of ancient India.

Sage Kanada - Father of Atom Theory

Acharya Kanad – The Father of Atomic theory

John Dalton (1766 – 1844) is the man credited today with the development of atomic theory. However, It would be surprising for many people today...
ayurveda

Medical Science in Ancient India

Medical Science was surprising advanced in ancient times in India. Specifically these advances were in the areas of plastic surgery, extraction of catracts, dental...
Law of gravity Discovered by Indian

Law of Gravity was Discovered by Indian

When we talk about gravity, the first name that pops into our heart is Sir Isaac Newton. In school we all have been told...
test tube baby

Test Tube Babies in Ancient India

Medical science is presented in the books of Ayurveda as a separate Shastra. However the original medical science present in the Vedas, the Mahabharata...
Water Clock

Ghatika Yantra – The Ancient Indian Water Clock

In Ancient India religious practices and beliefs often lead to particular discoveries or inventions. In all the religions that took their birth in India, use...
1400 Years Old sun clock of Chola Empire

1400 Years Old sun clock of Chola Empire

Kingdoms and kings are history, but certain devices bequeathed by them tell the story of their times. One such historical instrument is the 1,400-year-old...
ancient Ships

Ship Building & Navigation in Ancient India

India has a rich maritime history dating back 5,000 years.  The world's first tidal dock is believed to have been built at Lothal around...

Mystery of 1600 years old Iron Pillar of Delhi

The skill and the technology possessed by ancient Indians may not be agreed by present day 'secular' historians, but the truth cannot be suppressed...
Vimana

Ancient Instrument described in Vaimanika shastra

In the Vedic literature of India, there are many descriptions of flying machines that are generally called Vimanas. There are no physical remains of...
BhaskaraAcharya

Astronomical Instruments of Bhaskaracharya

In India people had started the use of the astronomical instruments before 1000 BC. During this period one of the prominent books Surya Siddhanta was...

EDITOR'S PICKS

Temples at Bateshwar

Mysterious Group of Temples at Bateshwar

Temples at Bateshwar An interesting thing about Madhya Pradesh is that you will discover a number of mysterious spots with fascinating history here....
Parsvanath Temple, Khajuraho

Parsvanath Temple, Khajuraho

Parsvanath Temple is not just the oldest but also the largest temple among all the Eastern Temples in Khajuraho. It is said that the temple is dedicated to Lord Parsvanath who was the 23rd Tirthankara of Jains. There have been several inscriptions that were found in the temple through which the archaeologists found some details and history of the temple. According to one such inscription, this temple was constructed during the reign of King Dhanga in the 10th Century.
Matangeshwar Temple, Khajuraho

Matangeshwar Temple, Khajuraho

Matangeshwar Temple, Khajuraho   Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh is widely known for some of the most beautiful architectural monuments. The temples at Khajuraho also...
Mamleshwar Temple, Omkareshwar

Mamleshwar Temple, Omkareshwar

Mamleshwar Temple, Omkareshwar Mamleshwar Temple is a ancient Shiv temple that is located on the banks of River Narmada in Omkareshwar. Mamleshwar Temple...
Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, Ujjain

Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, Ujjain – Complete Details

Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga, Ujjain Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga is among the 12 jyotirlingas of India and is located in the ancient city Ujjain or Madhya Pradesh....

TRENDING NOW

Kumari Kandam- The Lost Continent

Kumari Kandam – The Lost Continent

Kumari Kandam is the legendary sunken continent, according to many of the ancient extant Tamil literatures and some of the Sanskrit literatures. Almost 100...
Five Hollywood Movies inspired by Hinduism

Five Hollywood Movies influenced by Hinduism

The philosophy behind a couple of super hit movies in Hollywood is based on Hinduism. Hollywood itself has actually been embracing arcane Indian systems...
Hindu templs stand on a straight line

Ancient Hindu Temples stand on a straight line

In Hinduism, Lord Shiva is regarded as the representation of the Supreme Being. He is known as the third element in the Hindu Trinity...
We know all about the cruel tactics Islam use's to convert people to Islam. If you think groups like Islamic State are new... THINK AGAIN!

Brutality of ISIS is the copy of what Mughals did with Sikhs and Hindus...

The history of Sikhism is closely associated with the history of Punjab and the socio-political situation in medieval India. Sikhs distinction was further enhanced...
Islamic India - The biggest holocaust in World History

Islamic India – The biggest holocaust in World History

The genocide suffered by the Hindus of India at the hands of Arab, Turkish, Mughal and Afghan occupying forces for a period of 800...
error: Content is protected !!

Do You like us?

Join our newsletter and receive the latest updates via email.

Subscribe now!

Thank You!

Please check your email inbox to confirm.

Do You like us?

Join our newsletter and receive the latest updates via email.

Subscribe now!

Thank You!

Please check your email inbox to confirm.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close