The Ganita tradition was erased from the history of Mathematics. One of CK Raju’s most important contributions is his cogent argument for a fundamental change in the way Math is taught in Indian schools and colleges.
Articles by other writers on the same issue
Remember Jyotish includes calendar systems. The same systems that Europeans came to India to copy since theirs did not work, and what the “modern” calendar of Pope Gregory is (badly) modeled on.
Whose New Year? Return to a Better Calendar | IndiaFacts
Sankrant Sanu calls for a better calendar for India on which India can celebrate a new year. Our dissociation with the lunar cycles is also a disso…
Eurocentrism In the History of Mathematics: the Case of the Kerala School | Dennis Almeida – Academia.edu
Read CK Raju’s book that mathematics was digested by church & falsely attributed to Greeks: https://shekereblog.wordpress.com/2015/04/10/euclid-and-
June 25th, 2018
We have never re-examined our math education since independence to eliminate the trash myths and bad philosophy brought in by colonial education. Since people don’t understand the problems at the level of the calculus, this workshop takes up issues at the school level. For links, download the pdf of the poster.