THE MANY HINDU THEORIES OF CREATION

  THE VEDAS The oldest of the Hindu scriptures is the Rig Veda, presumed to date back to eternity by Hindu puritans and to BC 3000-1500 by conservative historians. This Veda, the first of four, is actually a series of poetic incantations by the ancient nomadic tribe of Aryans.  Believed nomadic because there is no … Continue reading THE MANY HINDU THEORIES OF CREATION

THE ALIEN GODS : ARE WE COMPUTER SIMULATIONS?

Sage Markandeya was a virtuous devotee of Vishnu, the Supreme Deity of the Hindus. He had practised relentless abstinence and self-control, lived only by begging alms, and never failed to recite the Vedas and to offer morning and evening prayers. So pleased was Vishnu with his penance, that he appeared before the sage and asked … Continue reading THE ALIEN GODS : ARE WE COMPUTER SIMULATIONS?