## References for: The Indian Sulbasutras

**Books**
- B Datta,
*The science of the Sulba* (Calcutta, 1932).
- G G Joseph,
*The crest of the peacock* (London, 1991).

**Articles**

- R C Gupta, New Indian values of π from the Manava sulba sutra,
*Centaurus* **31** (2) (1988), 114-125.
- R C Gupta, Baudhayana's value of √2,
*Math. Education* **6** (1972), B77-B79.
- S C Kak, Three old Indian values of π,
*Indian J. Hist. Sci.* **32** (4) (1997), 307-314.
- R P Kulkarni, The value of π known to Sulbasutrakaras,
*Indian J. Hist. Sci.* **13** (1) (1978), 32-41.
- G Kumari, Some significant results of algebra of pre-Aryabhata era,
*Math. Ed. (Siwan)* **14** (1) (1980), B5-B13.
- A Mukhopadhyay and M R Adhikari, The concept of cyclic quadrilaterals : its origin and development in India (from the age of Sulba Sutras to Bhaskara I,
*Indian J. Hist. Sci.* **32** (1) (1997), 53-68.
- A E Raik and V N Ilin, A reconstruction of the solution of certain problems from the Apastamba Sulbasutra of Apastamba (Russian), in
*A P Juskevic, S S Demidov, F A Medvedev and E I Slavutin, Studies in the history of mathematics* **19** "Nauka" (Moscow, 1974), 220-222; 302.

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