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Name of an aeroplane from our mythology.
Who was its famous user?
And to whom did it belong originally?

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Asked by serpentine, 09 Mar '08 11:03 pm
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Kubera received the Pushpak Viman as a gift from Lord Brahma. But Ravan stole the flying machine from Kubera and used it as his own.
Answered by Joseph Chacko, 10 Mar '08 02:04 am

 
  
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Who invented steel? The Rig Veda mentions about steel. Evidence for the
manufacture of steel in ancient times is available in South India.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wootz
http://en.wikipedia .org/wiki/History_of_metallurgy_in_the_Indian_subcontinent
http: //www.tf.uni-kiel.de/matwis/amat/def_en/articles/metallurg_herita ge_india/metallurgical_heritage_india.html

Arabians used to make a lot of money by selling Indian steel ingots to
Europe. In 1746, the queen of Britain had sent a scientist named
Benjamin Hauntsman to India to obtain the secret of making steel. ...more
Answered by DRSiva, 11 Mar '08 05:26 am

 
  
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Do you know about the mobile phone?
Answered by mahesh hingorani, 09 Mar '08 11:05 pm

 
  
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Pushp Viman - Indra
Answered by S. Ramesh, 09 Mar '08 11:03 pm

 
  
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