Daily Archives: September 7, 2004

vachaspati on atomic coordinates

The great brAhmaNa vAchaspati mishra, who was described as “sarva tantra svatantra” provides a model that is equivalent to the 3D cartesian system in his work nyAya vartika tAtparya TIkA (4.2.25) to describe molecular/atomic contacs. The 3 axes were termed … Continue reading

Posted in Heathen thought, Scientific ramblings

The weakness of Russia

The recent string of Islamic attacks and the spineless Russian response have shown that Russia has indeed lost its edge. In the case of India one can easily see how it is really a weak country and not really capable … Continue reading

Posted in Politics