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One of the oldest civilizations in the world with a rich cultural heritage, Indian civilization has a strong tradition of science and technology. India has been proactively contributing to the field of science years before modern labs were set up. Several theories and techniques discovered by ancient Indians helped create and strengthen the fundamentals of modern technology. It was the Indian numeral system which made mathematics, business deals, modern accounting, and computer technology possible.