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Bharadvaja (Sanskrit: भरद्वाज, IAST: Bharadvāja; also spelled Bharadwaja) was one of the revered Vedic sages (maharishi) in Ancient India. He was a renowned scholar, economist, grammarian and physician. He is one of the Saptarishis (seven great sages or Maharṣis).His contributions to ancient Indian literature, specifically the Rig Veda, provide significant insight into ancient Indian society. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bharadwaja has received more than 867,473 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Bharadwaja is the 667th most popular philosopher (up from 769th in 2019).

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Among philosophers, Bharadwaja ranks 667 out of 1,081Before him are Thomas Hill Green, Louis Couturat, Helmuth Plessner, Cheng Yi, Robert Filmer, and Gustavo Gutiérrez. After him are Olympiodorus the Younger, Svetozar Marković, Diodorus Cronus, Alfred Schmidt, Amalric of Bena, and Gilbert de la Porrée.

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Among people born in 2000 BC, Bharadwaja ranks 7Before him are Zoroaster, Senusret I, Vishvamitra, Sumu-abum, Vasishtha, and Gautama Maharishi. After him are Erishum I, Ilu-shuma, Atri, Ur-Ninurta, Gungunum, and Abisare. Among people deceased in 2000 BC, Bharadwaja ranks 6Before him are Zoroaster, Hagar, Vishvamitra, Vasishtha, and Gautama Maharishi. After him are Xie of Xia, Mang of Xia, Ilu-shuma, Atri, Bu Jiang, and Jiong of Xia.

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