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Bril liant Biruni

the story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad

by Mohammad Kamiar

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad, -- 973?-1048,
  • Bīrūnī, Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad, -- 973?-1048 -- Sources,
  • Muslim scientists -- Iran -- Biography,
  • Scientists -- Iran -- Biography,
  • Geography -- History -- To 1500,
  • Science, Medieval,
  • Science and civilization

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMohammad S. Kamiar.
    GenreSources., Biography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ143.B5 K36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18725748M
    ISBN 100810862433, 0810862441
    ISBN 109780810862432, 9780810862449
    LC Control Number2008029120

    Brilliant Public School, Sitamarhi Talent Search CLASS: VI TALENT SEARCH SYLLABUS 1. General Knowledge and General English S. No Topic 1 Language and literature 2 Books and Authors 3 Discovery of India 4 Our environment 5 Great Personalities 6 Currencies 7 Abbreviations 8 Words & Phrases, Sports 9 Current Affairs 2. Alberuni's India is one of the greatest achievements of medieval scholarship. Not for nearly eight hundred years would any other writer match Alberuni's profound understanding of almost all aspects of Indian A.D., Sultan Mahmud, ruler of a great empire in what.

    Al Biruni spoke several languages, wrote an incredibly detailed and insightful book on the history, religion, and philosophies of India was also an extraordinay astrologer and is still studied today. There are dozens of others that can be cited, but this will not convince anyone who has decided that astrology is . Biruni's main essay on political history, Kitāb al-musāmara fī aḵbār Ḵᵛārazm (Book of nightly conversation concerning the affairs of Ḵᵛārazm) is now known only from quotations in .

    Abu Arrayhan Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Biruni A Persian mathematician who lived from to AD, Al-Biruni used triangulation to measure the earth. His estimate was that the earth had a radius of 6, km, which is km less, also approximately % off from modern measurements. Robert Helmert. Al-Biruni wrote a separate book, Kitab-al-Tatbiq ft Tahqiq, Harkatah al Shams on the movement of the sun. After discussing the basic problems relating to the sphericity of the skies and the earth, the geocentric theory, the nature of the eastern and western notions of the heavens, Al-Biruni goes on to define the imaginary circles and signs so.


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From his boyhood home in the Village of Vasemereed to his final resting place in the city of Ghazna, Afghanistan, Brilliant Biruni: The Story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad documents and describes the life story of this important geographer, prolific author, and groundbreaking scientist who brightened the dark skies of the Middle Ages.

Written in accessible language and free of jargon, this biography Cited by: 2. From his boyhood home in the Village of Vasemereed to his final resting place in the city of Ghazna, Afghanistan, Brilliant Biruni: The Story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad documents and describes the life story of this important geographer, prolific author, and groundbreaking scientist who brightened the dark skies of the Middle : $ Brilliant Biruni: Life Story of a Genius Abu Raihan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad ( C.E.) Mohammad Kamiar Abu Raihan Biruni ( CE) was an Iranian scholar whose extraordinary achievements include predicting the existence of landmasses (North and South America) on the opposite side of the Earth and calculating the radius of the Earth five.

From his boyhood home in the Village of Vasemereed to his finalresting place in the city of Ghazna, Afghanistan, Brilliant Biruni: The Story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad documents and describes the life story of this important geographer, prolific author, and groundbreaking scientist who brightened the dark skies of the Middle Ages.

THE RUBY (JACYNTH) Of all the stones the yaqut (ruby) has the first place in grade, beauty, and rank. God has likened the houris of Paradise to it: (In beauty) like the jacynth and the coral-stone.

(33) The best variety of the ruby comprises several kinds: the white, dust-coloured, black, yellow, and red.

Of these kinds the red is regarded as the best, as the dust-coloured and black appear. 95 of books known to have been written by al-Biruni were devoted to astronomy, mathematics, and related subjects like mathematical geography (geodesy). Al- Biruni’s major work on astrology is primarily an astronomical and mathematical text.

Only the last chapter concerns astrological prognostication. Al-Biruni: A Muslim Critical Thinker. by caliphs and dynasty after them became greatest treasure according to al-Biruni books, the tenth century was a time of brilliant intellectual progress.

Alberuni's India by Muhammad Ibn Ahmad Biruni,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Alberuni's India: Muhammad Ibn Ahmad Biruni: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). Buy Brilliant Biruni: A Life Story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad by Kamiar, Mohammad (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Mohammad Kamiar. Biruni wrote, at the urging of a friend, an “Epistle Concerning a List of the Books of Mohammad ibn Zakarīyā’ al-Rāzī”. This epistle consists of two parts, the first devoted to al-Razi and his works, the second to al-Biruni himself with an by: 5.

The Book of instruction on the elements of the art of astrology by al-Biruni The Book of instruction on the elements of the art of astrology by al-Biruni by Smirna Si.

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Get this from a library. Brilliant Biruni: a life story of Abu Rayhan Mohammad Ibn Ahmad. [Mohammad Kamiar] -- Abu Raihan Biruni ( CE) was an Iranian scholar whose extraordinary achievements include predicting the existence of landmasses (North and South America) on the opposite side of.

Addeddate Identifier brilliantbirunilifestoryofageniusaburaihanmohammadibnahmadmkamiar__W Identifier-ark. This book, written nearly one thousand years ago, strikes the reader as more intellectually rigorous, mature and dispassionate than most social science texts published in the present day.

Abu Rayhan Muhammad ibn Aḥmad al-Biruni, or "al-Biruni," as he's commonly known, was a central Asian Muslim who came to India under the time of the 4/5. Al-Biruni catalogued both his own works and those of al-Razi. Inor a little thereafter, al-Biruni wrote, at the urging of a friend, an “Epistle Concerning a List of the Books.

Book Name: Kitab Ul Hind Writer: Abu Rehan Al Bairooni Description: Allama Abu Rehan Al Bairooni was a great scholar of Islam and a prominent historian. He visited the sub-continent during the Ghazvanid dynasty.

Al Bairooni wrote a book with the title of 'Kitab Ul Hind.' The book initially in the Arabic language. The offered writing is an Urdu version of the Arabic text. Alberuni's India (Abridged) | In A.D., Sultan Mahmud, ruler of a great empire in what is now Afghanistan and Iran, brought to his court at Ghazna many of the most brilliant scholars of the Islamic world.

Among them was Alberuni (or Al Biruni), who was renowned as a mathematician, astronomer, and political ni's aim was to acquire an exact understanding of the Hindus. Abū al-Rayhān Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Bīrūnī [n 1] (4/5 September – 13 December ), known as Al-Biruni in English, [3] was a Persian [4] [5] [6] Muslim scholar and polymath from the Khwarezm region.

Al-Biruni is regarded as one of the greatest scholars of the medieval Islamic era and was well versed in physics, mathematics, astronomy, and natural sciences, and also distinguished. Al - Biruni, Al - Tusi, and Newton. (FROM: The Texas Journal of Science, Vol.

32, No. 4, Decemberpp. by Amir-Moe'z, Ali R. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. BBC audio 45 minutes above: Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the Central Asian polymath al-Biruni and his eleventh-century book the in around in the central Asian region of Chorasmia, al-Biruni became an itinerant scholar of immense learning, a master of mathematics, medicine, astronomy and many languages.

He corresponded with the age's greatest. The way I approached the topic was via the book Brilliant Biruni by M. Kamiar. Except for a few supremacist statements embedded, the book is very easy to read and provides an interesting account of Biruni’s life.

One thing I particularly enjoyed was the way Biruni applied abstract geometry developed by the Greeks to the real world problems.The Book Most Comprehensive in Knowledge on Precious Stones by Al-Biruni. Originally Written in the 10th Century, English Translation Available Under ISBN x or Online Here.

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