ISBN 9788129104984,Dating The Era Of Lord Ram

Dating The Era Of Lord Ram


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2004

ISBN 9788129104984

ISBN-10 8129104989


Number of Pages 200 Pages
Language (English)


In the epic Ramayana,Sage Valmiki mentioned that when Lord Ram was born,the sun was located in Aries, saturn was in Libra,Jupiter & the moon were in Cancer, Venus was seen in Pisces while Mars was located in Capricorn.Moreover it was the ninth day of the increasing phase of the moon in the lunar month of Chaitra. The two slides on the cover of this book together display, with the help of a powerful software, that these unique astral conditions were present in the sky on 10 January 5114 B.C.This book employs the scientific advancement of the West to prove the antiquity of the East. The book also discovers the dates of a number of events of the life of Lord Ram by using the Planetarium software. Born in 1962, Pushkar Bhatnagar studied engineering before joining the Indian Civil Services. He is currently Additional Commissioner (Income Tax), Indian Revenue Service. His interests include Astronomy, and the Ramayana, particularly the life of Lord Rama