References for Paramesvara


  1. D Pingree, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    See THIS LINK.

    Books:

  2. Bhaskara, Laghubhaskariyam : With Paramesvara's commentary (Poona, 1946).
  3. Bhaskara, Mahabhaskariyam: With Paramesvara's commentary called Karmadipika (Poona, 1945).
  4. Munjala, Laghumanasam : with commentary by Paramesvara (Poona, 1944).
  5. T A Sarasvati Amma, Geometry in ancient and medieval India (Delhi, 1979).
  6. K Shankar Shukla, The Surya-siddhanta with the commentary of Paramesvara (Lucknow, 1957).

    Articles:

  7. R C Gupta, Paramesvara's rule for the circumradius of a cyclic quadrilateral, Historia Math. 4 (1977), 67-74.
  8. R C Gupta, A mean-value-type formula for inverse interpolation of the sine, Ganita 30 (1-2) (1979), 78--82.
  9. K Plofker, An example of the secant method of iterative approximation in a fifteenth-century Sanskrit text, Historia Math. 23 (3) (1996), 246-256.
  10. K K Raja, Astronomy and mathematics in Kerala, Brahmavidya 27 (1963), 136-143.