Dating of mahabharat war 55 likes 2 talking about this discussion page for the book decrypting the date of mahabharat war by s thamarai selvan. Scientific dating of the mahabharata war and scientific dating the ramayana and the vedas by dr pv vartak. The date of the mahabharata let’s consider the epoch for the mahabharata war by popular tradition, the kali age started with the death of krishna, 35 years after the war the kali calendar has a beginning of 3102 bc, therefore it is thought that the mahabharata war took place in 3137 bc. The astronomical dating of the events in the two great historical texts of the ancient world, ramayana and mahabharata indicate that ramayana took place at around 5000 bce, while mahabharata took place around 3000 bceso, it is but natural to ask, is there any mention about the descendants of lord rama in mahabharata.
The mahabharata epic narrates the events surrounding a great war that marked the end of a past age and the beginning of the current age, the so called kaliyuga historicity and dating of this war are highly controversial. One of his major contributions is the determination of the date of the mahabharata war using planetarium software on the basis of astronomical references in the epic. Mahābhārata, the great epic of india describes a legendary war which is believed to be based on actual events that took place anytime between 3500 and 500 bc a number of astronomical references, portents of calamitous events, are reported in the epic around the time of the war.
Documents similar to prove that it is helpful to the mahabharata, dating of dwapara yuga there are of basic themes in the i cannot say that the ojr is a matter whether ramayana written by nilesh nilkanth oak here is an attempt to prove that it on ramayana was written about the ancient world, an enormous effort into recognizing and mahabharata war. With the help of puraanic genealogies and the astronomical data available from the mahabharata, many scholars have attempted to fix the date of mahabharata war with negligible variations these studies would confirm that the great event took place around 3000 bc. Incidently, the dating of the mahabharat war has been a matter of challenge and controversy for a century or two european scholars have maintained that the events described in the ancient sanskrut texts are imaginary and subsequently, the mahabharat derived to be a fictitiou tale of a war fought between two rivalries. Revisiting the date of mahabharata war: astronomical methods using planetarium software b n narahari achar methodologies used in dating • linguistics • textual evidence from vedic texts • could be used for investigating the dates of the mahabharata war proposed by various authors.
The dating of mahabharata is a contentious topic there are some who believe such exercises in general are waste of time and one should focus on the message of the epic there are others who believe it to be a fictional narrative and hence not worth dating. The scientific dating of the mahabharata war jupiter at 0°, rahu 346°, and in the chaitra month the sun, the mercury, the venus and the mars were around zero degrees hence the kaliyuga must have started on 4218 years bc or 4597 years bc but definitely not at31 01 years bc. End of treta yuga mahabharat war took place at the end of dwapar yuga subtracting the span of dwapar yuga of 2400 years we get 7880 - 2400 = 5480 bc as the date of mahabharat war astronomi some scholars rely on the horoscope of lord krishna to calculate his birthdate so as to establish the period of mahabharat. Dating of mahabharata war is that simple, but unnecessarily complicated by ignorant people who blindly believe it to have occurred in 3000/5000 bce based on the archaeological evidence of prof bb lal and the phenomenon of double eclipse pair stated in the mahabharata , we are able to clearly locate the mahabharata war to 827 bce. His paper on the war's dating will be part of a book of research on the mahabharata that i-serve plans to bring out later this year the problem of dating the ramayana and mahabharata is a.
Oak’s arundhati-vasishtha theory as forming the basis of dating the mahabharata war is untenable for (a) that event as described by oak does not qualify as an omen (b) kaumudi masa refers to kartika month and not oak’s ‘month of lotuses. Several efforts to prevent war failed and war became imminent there is a reference to the second solar eclipse in the bhisma parva (329), following a lunar eclipse occurring within the same fortnight a few days before the actual war of mahabharata. Praise for 'when did the mahabharata war happen: the mystery of arundhati' you have done a great job i requested astronomers to consider if arundhati had gone ahead of vasisth in 1971, when i published 'swayambhu' i have been fortunate to read this book on the dating of the mahābhārata war, titled when did the mahabharata war happen. The nuclear war skewed the radiological dating standards but no one either realizes or will admit it but the point is this generally speaking, the bigger a race is, the better its chances of survival, (at least according to evolution lol).
The dates of mahabharat and sangam literature the dating of mahabharat has been controversial for a long time, however, the range has been narrowed down to 3102 bce to 1700 bce recently based on astronomical and archaeological evidences 5. Kurukshetra: at the scene of the great mahabharata war, iron arrows and spearheads have been excavated and dated to 2800 bce (thermoluminence)  hastinapur: iron objects including arrows, spearheads, shafts, tongs, axes and knives indicate the existence of a vigorous industry. Dating of mahabharat january 31, 2013 by ptdeepa in historicity , mahabharat leave a comment mb is a milestone in the history of india.