Monday, March 18, 2013

The Adhi Masas !

There is another cycle which is controversial. The Metonic Cycle, occurring in 19 years.
228 solar months = 235 lunar months

The seven intercalation months are Adhi Masas. Discovery attributed to Meton. fifth Century BCE.
It was known to the Rishies and they said " Soorya Samkrama Rahithe Mala masobhidheeyathe " !

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