Halayudha

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Indian mathematician

Halayudha
Bornc. 10th century AD
Academic background
Academic work
Main interestsSanskrit mathematician
Notable worksMṛtasañjīvanī

Halayudha (Sanskrit: हलायुध) was a 10th-century Indian mathematician who wrote the Mṛtasañjīvanī,[1] a commentary on Pingala's Chandaḥśāstra. The latter contains a clear description of Pascal's triangle (called meru-prastaara).