Pathani Samanta

Pathani Samanta (ə; ପଠାଣି ସାମନ୍ତ born Samanta Chandra Sekhar Mahapatra; 13 December 1835 - 13 December 1904) (known as was an Indian astrologer and scholar who was being able to measure the distance from earth with a bamboo pipe and many other traditional and frugal instruments built by himself which earned him `Mahamahopad....
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