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This is the sky just before the Battle of Kurukshetra, according to Bhatnagar, an astronomer who has spent the years since his retirement— as additional director general from the Positional Astronomy Centre of the Indian Meteorological Department—extracting astronomical references from the Mahabharata.By tracing the winter solstice and the autumnal equinox indicated in the text, he has found a time bracket of 1,000 years.
Valmiki has also beautifully described the sky at the moment when Rama left Ayodhya on his 14-year exile.
History of the Holocene (post last ice age) deserves to be rewritten based on multi-disciplinary scientific evidences.
Aryan invasion theory was propagated based on linguistic guesswork, religious hearsay and old outdated archaeological reports. The melting of ice caps naturally got started near the Equator, resulting in discharge of huge quantities of water which first flowed in the form of rivers in South India.
His paper on the war’s dating will be part of a book of research on the Mahabharata that I-Serve plans to bring out later this year.
In support of his hypothesis, he cites research by veteran geologist KS Valdiya, author of , on paleoseismic activity in the lower Himalayas to trace the approximate time of the Mahabharata.