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Bakhshali Manuscript
The Bakhshali manuscript is an ancient Indian mathematical text written on birch bark that was found in 1881 in the village of Bakhshali, Mardan (near Peshawar in present-day Pakistan). It is perhaps "the oldest extant manuscript in Indian mathematics."[4] For some portions a carbon-date was proposed of AD 224–383 while for other portions a carbon-date as late as AD 885–993 in a recent study, but the dating has been criticised by specialists on methodological grounds (Plofker et al. 2017[1] and Houben 2018 §3[2])
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Bodleian Library

The Bodleian Library (/ˈbɒdliən, bɒdˈlən/) is the main research library of the University of Oxford, and is one of the oldest libraries in Europe. With over 12 million items,[1] it is the second-largest library in Britain after the British Library.[2] Under the Legal Deposit Libraries Act 2003 it is onThe Bodleian Library (/ˈbɒdliən, bɒdˈlən/) is the main research library of the University of Oxford, and is one of the oldest libraries in Europe
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Indeterminate Equations
In mathematics, particularly in algebra, an indeterminate equation is an equation for which there is more than one solution.[1][2] For example, the equation is a simple indeterminate equation, as are and . Indeterminate equations cannot be solved uniquely
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Kashmir
Coordinates: 34°30′N 76°00′E / 34.5°N 76°E / 34.5; 76 Kashmir's economy is centred around agriculture. Traditionally the staple crop of the valley was rice, which formed the chief food of the people. In addition, Indian corn, wheat, barley and oats were also grown. Given its temperate climate, it is suited for crops like asparagusagriculture. Traditionally the staple crop of the valley was rice, which formed the chief food of the people. In addition, Indian corn, wheat, barley and oats were also grown. Given its temperate climate, it is suited for crops like asparagus, artichoke, seakale, broad beans, scarletrunners, beetroot, cauliflower and cabbage. Fruit trees are common in the valley, and the cultivated orchards yield pears, apples, peaches, and cherries
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Apabhraṃśa
Apabhraṃśa (Sanskrit: अपभ्रंश, IPA: [ɐpɐbʱrɐ̃ˈɕɐ], Prakrit: Avahansa) is a term used by vyākaraṇin (native grammarians) since Patañjali to refer to languages spoken in north India before the rise of the modern languages. In Indology, it is used as an umbrella term for the dialects forming the transition[1] between the late Middle and the early Modern Indo-Aryan languages, spanning the period between the 6th and 13th centuries CE
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