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Scheme of the constellations of the northern sky (detail), by an unknown artist for Lambert of St. Omer’s Liber Floridus, 1460

Scheme of the constellations of the northern sky (detail), by an unknown artist for Lambert of St. Omer’s Liber Floridus, 1460

The Hindu calendar used in ancient Vedic times has undergone many changes in the process of regionalization, and today there are several regional Indian calendars, as well as an Indian national calendar. Mostly, these are inherited from a system first enunciated in Jyotish Vedanga (one of the six adjuncts to the Vedas, 12th to 14th century BC/BCE), standardized in the Surya Siddhanta (3rd century) and subsequently reformed by astronomers such as Aryabhata (499), Varahamihira (6th centur...

Hindu calendar

Fabric Hindu calendar/almanac for the Hindu year Rajasthan India. Left avatars of Vishnu,. center-right column: 12 signs of the Hindu zodiac. Top middle panel: Ganesha with 2 consorts. The panel shows Krishna with 2 consorts.

"The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII: exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, according to the latest discoveries," 1748.

How Edmond Halley Kicked Off the Golden Age of Eclipse Mapping

"The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII: exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, according to the latest discoveries,"

The "Venus-Rose" planetary path of progression, from the viewpoint of earth.

John Martineau - A Little Book Of Coincidence in The Solar System - The Kiss Of Venus

Chinese star chart possibly dating from the 600s AD,   during the T'ang Dynasty.

“Ancient Chinese map of planet Earth’s northern sky is part of the Dunhuang Star Atlas, one of the most impressive documents in the history of astronomy. The oldest complete star atlas known, it dates.

Perspective in space.

Perspective in space.

Perspective in space proportions - just when you thought you knew how vast the universe was./ Cosmos / Universo / Milki Way Galaxy / Earth / Solar System / Universe / Galactic

This is one of Al biruni manuscript. In this manuscript a copy of a map he made of the inhabited portions of the earth.

This is one of Al biruni manuscript. In this manuscript a copy of a map he made of the inhabited portions of the earth.

1556'da İstanbul'dan kuyruklu yıldız geçer, ardından deprem olur,sonra bir de ay tutulur.Herman Gall,bir gravür çizer

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"Frightening signs of wonder before the terrible earthquake which happened in the cities of Rossanna and Constantinople", hand colored woodcut by the German Hermann Gall displaying the 1566 Constantinople earthquake.

Partie d’un Atlas des comètes sur soie, dynastie Han.

Partie d’un Atlas des comètes sur soie, dynastie Han.

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