The Brihatsamhita of Varahamihira is an encyclopaedia of astrological and other subjects of human interest. It covers a wide range that includes Astronomy, Geography, Meteorology, Flora, Portents, Agriculture and Economics, Politics, Physiognomy, Engineering, Botany, Zoology, Erotics, Gemology and Hygeine.
About the Author
Dr. Surakanta Jha Jyotish Shastra Acharya is known for his books on astrology and allied subjects. Based on classics, his books have a very contemporary and practical approach.