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yojana is vedic measure of distance and approximately equals 8 miles. And 1 mile = 1.60934 kilometres

yuga-sahasra-yojana = 12000 × 1000 ×8 = 9,60,00,000 miles

According to the calculation presented in hanuman chalisa : distance between sun and earth = 12000 × 1000 × 8 = 96 million miles = 153.6 million kms which is much closer to the calculation of morden scientists.

  • It is surprising to note that Tulsidasa who lived in 16th century could give the most accurate estimation that is Very close to the estimation by 20th century astronomers.

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