The New York Times recently opened up its archives since 1851 and put it up on the internet and this allowed The Vedic Maths Forum India to bring you another moment from History with one of the first mentions about Vedic Mathematics in 1958.The New York Times published an article on April 3 1958 featuring Our Master Jagadguru Shankaracharya’s 1958 USA Tour.

The article mentions his lecture on Vedic Mathematics at the California Institute of Technology and other institutes in the United States. It also mentions among other things that he seeks world peace and does not support the H.bomb.

You can access the Complete Article from New York Times on Jagadguru Shankaracharya’s USA Tour here

Also another article featuring this 1958 USA tour from the Los Angeles Times has been brought to light for the first time earlier by the Vedic Maths Forum India. This article can be accessed here Los Angeles Times Article on Vedic Math

Our tributes to our Master Jagadguru Shankaracharya for taking Vedic Math to a global stage. Read More about the 1958 USA tour here


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