There are 5 basic rules of vedic maths that makes the calculation more easy and less time consuming.

5 rules are: –

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**Nikhilam Sutra **

In this method, Numbers can be multiplied which are close to the power of 10.

**Gyarasguna Sutra **

In this method, numbers can be easily multiplied by 11. “Gyarasguna word split into three words . Gyara mean 11, guna mean Multiplication and Sutra mean method.

write non 11 number twice

Add “0” to one of the number

Add both the numbers.

**Ekanunena Purneva Sutra **

In this method, numbers can be multiplied in which one of the number is multiplied by 9, 99, 999 …….

First, subtract 1 from 11, then subtract the resulting number from 99 or 999.

**Antyaordasake Pi.**

In this method, Multiplication can be done as follows –

**Example** –

(1) 42 x 48

First Number = 42

Second number = 48

Add 1 to the first digit of the second number –

= 4 + 1 = 5.

Now Multiply first digits of both numbers

4 x 5 = 20 .

Now, Multiply second digits of both numbers

2 x 8 = 16.

So, 42 x 48 = 2016

**Navamguna Sutra **

In this method, Multiplication can be done as follows –

**Example** –

(1) 42 x 9

42 (10-1)

42 x 10 – 42 x 1

420 – 42 = 378.

So, 42 x 9 = 378.