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. Suresh Chandra Mishra, Jyotish Acharya is one of the most popular names in Hindi Jyotish having translated the highest number of classics ever done by any modern author along with exhaustive commentary. Apart from his mastery over sanskrit he has studied all branches of astrology and his book in English titled ‘Panchadhayee’ has been considered the rarest book in last 100 years containing not to be found techniques along with applications. He was also a regular contributor in the English magazine Vedic Astro.