Pythagoras’ Contributions to Science and Art

Pythagoras’ Contributions to Science and Art

June 27, 2021 Off By Felso

– He made contributions to mathematics and astronomy.

– The source of the relation known as the Pythagorean relation is Pythagoras.

– He demonstrated that music can be reduced to mathematical proportions and discovered the diatonic scale.

– He put forward the proposition of “harmony of the spheres”, known as “music of the spheres”, which some scientists today regard very warmly.

– He contributed to medicine with his music therapy studies.

– According to a claim, he knew that the Earth was round and was in a double movement, and he only explained these to his initiates, which played a role in the acceptance of this knowledge by passing on from generation to generation through esoteric doctrine.

Compilation: Sociologist Ömer Yıldırım
Source: History of Philosophy; prof. Macit Gokberk; Remzi Bookstore; The Story of Philosophy; Bryan Magee; Friendly Bookstore