n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - The proud Indian : deep-sky delights
|Article Title||The proud Indian : deep-sky delights|
|© Publisher:||Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)|
|Journal||MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Aug 2012|
|Pages||176 - 180|
What an honour to represent your nation against the stars in the heavens as one of the newer constellations, Indus, which, as many people know, is named after the American Indians. In China it has also been known as The Persian, a title from the Jesuit missionaries (Star Names Their Lore and Meaning - Allen).
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