Scientific basis of Hinduism

by Parveen Khosla

Publisher: Scientific Basis of Hinduism in Kansas City, MO

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  • Hinduism and science.

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Statementby Parveen Khosla.
LC ClassificationsBL1215.S36 K46 1995
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LC Control Number95146171

  There is a scientific reason behind the ‘Namaskar’ in Hindu culture. Joining both hands ensures touching the tips of all the fingers together, which are linked to pressure points in the eyes, ears, and mind. Pressing them together is said to activate these, helping us remember that person for a long time. 3. Toe ringsAuthor: Rishabh Banerji. This research formed the basis of Durkheim's book, The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life, which is certainly the best‐known study on the sociology of religion. Durkheim viewed religion within the context of the entire society and acknowledged its place in influencing the thinking and behavior of the members of society.

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The Scientific Basis of Hinduism- On Pranava Mantra, Tri Murthis, Mahavakyas, Rebirth, The Soul and Advaitha Philosophy About the Book The doctrine of Sanatana Dharma acquired a tag, Hinduism during the passage of time, when or why, no one seems to be sure. Read "The Scientific Basis of Hinduism - Volume I On Pranava Mantra, Tri Murthis, Mahavakyas, Rebirth, The Soul and Advaitha Philosophy" by T Muralidharan available from Rakuten Kobo.

The doctrine of Sanatana Dharma acquired a tag, Hinduism during the passage of time, when or why, no one seems to beBrand: Notion Press.

The Rigveda is the first book of humankind and the most sacred scripture of Hinduism. It also happens to be the most ill-understood book of our times. Despite the extensive study by academic and religious scholars, the purpose and meaning of the Rigveda and many ancient Hindu scriptures remain unclear/5(19).

About the Author. His Holiness Bhaktisvarupa Damodara Swami was born as Thoudam Damodara Singh in Manipur, the northeastern state of India in. Vedas are nothing but the Speech of Almighty God. Shruti is the process of hearing and conveying this timeless Divine Wisdom.

When this ‘hear’ and ‘say’ was penned it was called Chanda (also poetic meter). Further when it is transformed into the divine power of Shabda Brahman and Naad Brahman it is called a Mantra. Most forms of Hinduism are henotheistic, which means they worship a single deity, known as “Brahman,” but still recognize other gods and goddesses.

Followers believe there are multiple paths to reaching their god. Hindus believe in the doctrines of samsara (the continuous cycle of life, death, and reincarnation).

The Scientific Basis of Hinduism - Volume I: On Pranava Mantra, Tri Murthis, Mahavakyas, Rebirth, The Soul and Advaitha Philosophy4/5(31). introduced to the various facets of the crystal that is Hinduism. The book, which was first published inhas now been rearranged in a more convenient form, with useful additions here and there, and is now released in its fifth edition.

We do hope that all serious students of Hindu Religion and Philosophy will find the book useful and File Size: KB.

Hinduism is probably the only religion which provides great support for science and scientific discoveries. Most of the modern day inventions can be found in ancient Hindu scriptures.

Below is a compiled list of the scientific discoveries of this era which can be found in. So this must be assumed that if spiritual books like Vedas, Puranas, Upanishads etc. have such tremendous knowledge then how much knowledge would have been in those libraries which were burnt by Mughals. Scientific Miracles of Hinduism.

Rig Veda () says that; Cloud rains in those places where the atmosphere creates Low Pressure. Sanathana dharma aka Hinduism is based on not ONE book but several "shruthi"s called the Vedas,to begin with they were memorised and passed down orally from times immemorial.

The vedas are themselves divided into four parts, Rig, Sama, Yajur and Atharva Veda. Upanishad s,Purana s Mimamsas etcetera are also part of the Vedas. Discover the best Hinduism in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

> What are the basic books of Hinduism. I’m interested in reading about hinduism. What are its basic books. What are vedas,upanishads,vedanta,gita,sutras,mahabharta,ramayana,advaita,etc.

I’m quite confused as to what should i begin with. A brief. Unlike Islam or Christianity, Hinduism's origins cannot be traced to any one individual.

The earliest of the Hindu scriptures, the Rig Veda, was composed well before B.C., and the roots of the faith can be traced as far back as 10, word "Hinduism" is not to be found anywhere in the scriptures, and the term "Hindu" was introduced by foreigners Author: Subhamoy Das.

Therefore, many Hindu readers would find many aspects of Hinduism repetitive as they already know them. However, everyone would something new in this book. It is a basic book of Hinduism and one can always refer to other books of his interest after reading "The essentials of Hinduism"/5.

basis of Ayurvedic concepts of diseases, diagnosis, and treatments; and (3) to develop new interpretation of Ayurvedic concepts of therapies based on modern knowledge where possible. As editor of the book, I used my combination of medical education in Ayurveda and research experience in conventional medicinal pharmacy and pharmacology in developing.

A Survey of Hinduism by Klaus K. Klostermaier, State University of New York Press; 3rd edition, A comprehensive survey of the Hindu tradition, the book deals with the history of Hinduism, the sacred writings, the Hindu worldview, and the specifics of the major branches of Hinduism--Vaisnavism, Saivism, and Size: 79KB.

Scientific Knowledge in Vedas – From Gravitation Force to Relativity. The core foundation of Hindu belief is that Vedas contain source of all knowledge – physical or metaphysical.

Vedas and Puranas, which were revealed more than 5, years ago, mentioned facts only recently discovered or proven by scientists. The Scientific Basis of Hinduism Decem Lord Siva resides inThe Himalayas because The peak is feet above sea level. At this high altitude, no life is possible, and since Lord Siva represents death personified, it is the apt place to be His ers: K.

Creation science or scientific creationism is a branch of creationism that attempts to provide scientific support for the Genesis creation narrative in the Book of Genesis and attempts to disprove generally accepted scientific facts, theories and scientific paradigms about the geological history of the Earth, cosmology of the early universe, the chemical origins of life and biological.

As Hinduism is an idol-centric religion, its core principles are of no consequence to science. Christianity is a creation-centric religion.

This is why it had to oppose modern science which, too, is creation-centric. The latter has taken strong positions. Hinduism is an Indian religion and dharma, or way of life, widely practiced in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast sm has been called the oldest religion in the world, and some practitioners and scholars refer to it as Sanātana Dharma, "the eternal tradition", or the "eternal way", beyond human history.

Scholars regard Hinduism as a fusion or. This case is extracted from charts and commentary on pages 67 to 91 in Dr. Ian Stevenson’s classic book, Twenty Cases Suggestive of Reincarnation.

This is the original long version written for the book by Carol Bowman called " Children's Past Lives ", but due to space constraints a shorter, edited version appeared in the book. The unity in diversity – a very important ecological principle is also the very basis of India’s nationhood and is also the uniting principle of Hinduism as a body.

This book Author: Aravindan Neelakandan. Scientific Errors in Hinduism 1. Vedas say Earth is static. Anti-Hindu Claim: According to Vedas, the earth is static and this statement is repeated several times.

The following are some of the examples: Oh Man. He who made the trembling earth static is Indra. (Rig Ved 2/12/12) Agniveer:Author: Sanjeev Newar.

The Hindu religion originated in India thousands of years ago. To people raised in other faiths, Hinduism may seem very complex, but the core beliefs of Hinduism are actually quite simple to understand.

For example, Hindus believe there is only one Supreme Being, Brahman; they pursue knowledge of Truth and Reality; they strive for moral [ ]. The core foundation of Hindu belief is that Vedas contain source of all knowledge – physical or metaphysical.

However in last odd years, this belief has come under scrutiny due to the advances that modern science claims to : Sanjeev Newar. Presented at Vaastu Kaushal: International Symposium on Science and Technology in Ancient Indian Monuments, New Delhi, NovemberSpace and Cosmology in the Hindu Temple by Subhash Kak According to the Sthapatya Veda (the Indian tradition of architecture), the temple and the town should mirror the cosmos.

The book contains pages and is divided in 57 small easy-to-read chapters, containing authentic information about all the important aspects of Hindu religion, culture, and philosophy. It is designed to entice the young reader; in particular, the youthful Hindu.

I was reading a book by Dalai Lama called "The universe in a single atom" which relates Buddhism to science. Similarly, it would be great to know of some books that relate Hinduism to science. Some books, which can give me some cognitive and theoretical understanding of the religion of Hinduism.

The basis of Hinduism is dharma or righteousness, incorporating duty, cosmic law and justice. Five thousand years ago, the Vedas showed a clear appreciation of the natural world and its ecology, the importance of the environment and /5(8).

The caste system divides Hindus into four main categories - Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishyas and the Shudras. Many believe that the groups originated from Brahma, the Hindu God of creation.

Image.hypnosis case studies to make the argument for reincarnation. This book uses scientific evidence, psychological evidence, analogy, and logic along with the recollection of past lives to advance the argument for reincarnation. In addition, The Theory of Reincarnation Explained offers a clear, straight-forwardFile Size: KB.