Great Indians - Shakuntala Devi
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Shakuntala Devi
(Human Computer)

Shakuntala Devi, was the world famous human computer. She wets well known as mathematical genius because of her extraordinary talents in solving complex mathematical problems. She had also found a place in the Guinness Book of Records. She wets born on 1929 in Bangalore. From the very childhood, at the age of 3, she manifested an extra-ordinary talent for numbers. She did not have any formed education. She took delight in working out huge problems mentally—sometimes even faster than electronic computers. She showed a foolproof method to guess the day of the week for any B’day since 1582. She learnt this science in the lap of her grandfather. Numbers were toys and joys for her, with which she could play. In them she found emotional security.

She travelled round the world giving demonstrations of her talent. Her reputation as mathematician as well as astrologer had crossed the borders of the country. Everywhere she was offered encouragements and appreciation. She practiced her astrological ability in Bombay and Delhi. Once BBC (London) invited her to give her demonstration on television. She had also authored some books like Astrology for you, Puzzles to Puzzle you, More Puzzles to Puzzle you.

Figuring the joy of numbers was an asset to her life. She leaves students, professors, teachers, bankers, accountants and even laymen spell bound with calculating feats that could be the envy of the best computers in the world. According to her, there was a range and richness to numbers. Number can come alive and lead the reader into a world of intellectual adventure, where calculations are thrilling. She left this world on 21-4-2013.