National Mathematical Year

India will celebrate their 10th National Mathematics Day on 22nd December - an event which is used to promote Mathematical approach amongst students and to enhance their interest towards Mathematical Sciences. It’s celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan who is acclaimed to be one of the most advanced minds in Mathematics. Ramanujan…

I was very pleased on reading this news that Government of India has decided to celebrate the upcoming year 2012 as the National Mathematical Year. This is 125th birth anniversary of math-wizard Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887-1920). He is one of the greatest mathematicians India ever produced. Well this is ‘not’ the main reason for appointing 2012…