Originally posted by vishvahetuWhat would make Vedic teachings any more scientific than say, Islam or Judaism?
If you google the following title, you will get a better understanding of what the Vedic teachings are about.
Title. (Richard L. Thomson - Science from the Vedic Perspective.) audio lectures.
Richard L Thomson has degrees in many departments of science, including mathematics and quantum physics.(and follows the Vedanta teachings for spiritual adv ...[text shortened]... the other, but if there is one person out there who may be interested, then this is for him/her.
Originally posted by sonhouseNo religion is scientific in its very nature. The religion part of any religion cannot ever be scientific.
What would make Vedic teachings any more scientific than say, Islam or Judaism?
Originally posted by tacoandlettuceWhen this christian science, as you call it, scientifically prove the existence of their god, the cornerstone of christianity, then I will change my mind.
Originally posted by vishvahetuFrom Wikipedia:
Karoly,.... the Vedic teachings are the higher science of Life, haven,t people heard of, the science of cooking, or the science of politics!
Science (from the Latin scientia, meaning "knowledge" is an enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the natural world.
Originally posted by vishvahetuHey Vishva: Did this thread get moved from the Science forum?
No,....but, Vedic teachings are the highest science of life, and anything to do with life spiritually belongs in this forum.
Actally the Vedic teachings belong in many forums.
Originally posted by AgergWhat the hell is going on here? I noticed he replied to sonhouse who hangs out at science. Hmmm,very fishy...
Hey Vishva: Did this thread get moved from the Science forum?
[b]No,....but, Vedic teachings....
Your pants are on fire![/b]
Originally posted by twhiteheadI have responded to this accusation in a previous post, and I will repeat.
From Wikipedia:Science (from the Latin scientia, meaning "knowledge" is an enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge in the form of testable explanations and predictions about the natural world.
Even the 'science of cooking' and 'science of politics' basically follow the same formula ie they study a topic via scientific principles. ...[text shortened]... o remove all credibility is the immediate response it to treat them as 'junk science'.
Originally posted by vishvahetuWell clearly 'spiritual principles' and 'scientific principles' are not the same thing. Call it spirituality if you like, but science it is not.
The subject matter of the spiritual experiment is your own consciousness, and you apply spiritual principles and practices to to yourself and you observe the raising of consciousness.