## What did Madhava of Sangamagrama?

He is considered the founder of the Kerala school of astronomy and mathematics. One of the greatest mathematician-astronomers of the Middle Ages, Madhava made pioneering contributions to the study of infinite series, calculus, trigonometry, geometry, and algebra.

## Who described Madhava?

Madhava’s arctangent series is stated in verses 2.206 – 2.209 in Yukti-dipika commentary (Tantrasamgraha-vyakhya) by Sankara Variar. A translation of the verses is given below.

**Where was Madhava Sangamagrama born?**

Kingdom of Cochin

Madhava of Sangamagrama/Place of birth

### What is the current name of the place Sangamagrama?

Sangamagrama is a town in medieval Kerala believed to be the Brahminical Grama of Irinjalakuda which includes parts of Irinjalakuda Municipality, Aloor, Muriyad and Velookara Panchayaths, Thrissur District….

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Country | India |

State | Kerala |

District | Thrissur |

### Who discovered pi Indian?

Aryabhata

Mathematics in India has a rich history. Indian mathematicians Madhava and Aryabhata made very significant contributions in finding the exact value of π (pi).

**Who founded the school of mathematics?**

Pythagoras established the Pythagorean School, whose doctrine it was that mathematics ruled the universe and whose motto was “All is number”. It was the Pythagoreans who coined the term “mathematics”, and with whom the study of mathematics for its own sake begins.

## Who is Madhava of Sangamagrama?

Madhava of Sangamagrama is an Indian mathematician from the 14 th century and is also known to be a great astronomer. He was born in the Indian state of Kerala in 1350. Very less is known about the early education of Madhava, but his great contributions in mathematics and astronomy are still widely acknowledged.

## What is the contribution of Madhava of sangamagramma in infinite series?

He made some important advances in infinite series including finding the expansions for trigonometric functions. Madhava of Sangamagramma was born near Cochin on the coast in the Kerala state in southwestern India.

**When was Madhava born?**

He was born in the Indian state of Kerala in 1350. Very less is known about the early education of Madhava, but his great contributions in mathematics and astronomy are still widely acknowledged. He is famous for establishing the Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics.

### What was the early education of Madhava like?

Very less is known about the early education of Madhava, but his great contributions in mathematics and astronomy are still widely acknowledged. He is famous for establishing the Kerala School of Astronomy and Mathematics.