Bhattotpala( Indian astrology tenth century. BC, the famous commentator of classical works on Indian astrology.)
Comments for Bhattotpala
(Bhattotpala), Utpala (Utpala)
Gil, probably in North India.
Among the original works of B. - A book on horary astrology "Prashna Jnana" (Prasnajnana) and "Bhattotpala Horashastra" (Bhattotpala Horasastra), a short treatise in 75 stations. However, the most famous B. acquired through their comments to the astrological writings Varahamihiry: to "Brihat-samhita" (967), "Yoga-yatra", "Laghu Jataka, and above all - thanks to comments to" Brihat-Jataka "(finished in 966). In addition, he wrote a commentary on the "Shat-panchasike" Prithuyashasa, to "Khandakhadyake" Brahmagupta, to "Prashnavide" Badarayany, as well as filling a lost or unfinished part of the classic treatise on astrology - "Saravane" Kalyanavarmana.