The book’ Jiz Muhammad Shahi’ related to knowledge of Astrology produced in 1773 is written by

(A) Darbar Jaswant Singh of Jodhpur
(B) Raja Bharmal of Amber
(C) Swai Jai Singh of Jaipur
(D) Maharana Amar Singh of Udaipur

Correct Answer : Swai Jai Singh of Jaipur
Question Asked : RAS/RTS (Pre) 2007
Explanation : Sawai Jai Singh (1681-1743 A.D.) of Amber was a great Rajput king of the 18th century. He established” Jaipur” city and made it the centre of science and art. He was a great astronomer. He constructed well-equipped observatories in Delhi, Jaipur, Ujjain, Mathura and Varanasi. He prepared a set of chart named Jiz Muhammad Shahi for ease in astronomical observation journals. He translated Euclid’s “Geometry” in Sanskrit. He organized two Ashwamedh sacrifices during his reign.
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