Who is Who: Famous Personalities of Classical and Post-Classical Eras

Who is Who: Famous Personalities of Classical and Post-Classical Eras

Feature Image Credits: Wikipedia History is broadly divided into four eras or phases: ancient, classical, post-classical and modern. The modern period is further divided into three phases- early modern (1450-1750), modern (1750-1914) and contemporary (1914-present). Ancient phase years to the foundation years, the phase

Srinivasa Ramanujan, the Great Mathematician and his Contributions

Srinivasa Ramanujan, the Great Mathematician and his Contributions

Feature Image Credits: Wikimedia Srinivasa Ramanujan, one of India’s greatest mathematical geniuses, was born on December 22, 1887 in Erode, Madras Presidency (now Pallipalayam, Erode, Tamil Nadu). He made significant contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series and continued fractions. He received

Important Historical Events of the Week (Dec 21 – Dec 27)

Important Historical Events of the Week (Dec 21 – Dec 27)

Feature Image Credits: Wikipedia History marks countless events including wars, discoveries, political events and many others. Let’s find out few of the important events that occurred between December 21st and December 27th. Here’s a synopsis of historical events for this week beginning December 21st.