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Do you think that, all the religious and spiritual books which were written in the past by the great thinkers, should be revised and enllarged editions should be published in the context of the modern developments and availability of scientific truths..

Asked by gajanan wamanacharya, 18 Dec '08 03:14 pm
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What is truth today, it may false tomorrow. Always revision based on collecting data is necessary to make up-to-date and reliable.
Answered by Sameer, 19 Dec '08 12:01 pm

 
  
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Who invented Calculus? The western books say that Newton
invented Calculus. You can see the Sanskrit mathematics
texts by Arya Bhatta and Bhaskaracharya which were written
many centuries before Newton that they contain Calculus.

Who invented Nuclear Physics?

Buddhist teacher Pakudha Katyayana taught atomic
theory. Maharshi Kanaada of 3rd century, B.C. wrote
atomic theory in Vaiseshika Sutras. Agni Purana gives
smaller magnitudes. The smallest of them is called
Paramaanu which nearly equals one billionth part of a
meter. This value tallies with the size of an organic
molecule calculated by the western scientists.
According to the Upanishads, the five elements of the
nature are Earth, Water, Air, Fire and Akasa. (The
ancient Greek or Roman philosophers did not know
Akasa). One can easily guess that the Earth represents
the solid state, the Water the liquid state and the Air
the gaseous state. The Fire is the plasma, the fourth
state of matter. Western science has n ...more
Answered by DRSiva, 24 Jan '09 10:54 am

 
  
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Not necessarily
Answered by Narayana Raja, 19 Dec '08 03:35 pm

 
  
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No, it should never be done.
Answered by Chinna, 18 Dec '08 03:18 pm

 
  
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