India , Delhi , The Jantar Mantar Observatory . Misra Yantra : Consists Of 5 Par ...
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Description: india , delhi , the jantar mantar observatory . misra yantra : consists of 5 parts 1 . dakshinottara bhitti – for calculating the meridian altitude of stars , planets , and the sun . 2 . niyat chakra – measurement of declination of objects during the day from east to west . 3 . karka rasivalaya – measurement of a longitude of a celestial object . 4 . samrat yantra – measurement of local time . 5 . amplitude instrument – for measuring longitudes and latitudes of celestial objects .