Astronomy and Astrology in India and Iran

  title={Astronomy and Astrology in India and Iran},
  author={David Edwin Pingree},
  journal={Transactions of The American Philosophical Society},
  • David Edwin Pingree
  • Published 1963
  • Sociology, Geology
  • Transactions of The American Philosophical Society
  • (ProQuest: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.)(ProQuest: ... denotes formulae omitted.)ONLY in recent years have the interrelationships of Babylonian, Greek, and Indian astronomy and astrology become a subject which can be studied meaningfully. This development is due to several factors: our greatly increased understanding of cuneiform material made possible by the scholarship of Professor O. Neugebauer; 1 the discovery of Babylonian parameters and techniques not only in the standard Greek… CONTINUE READING