What Is Certainty ?

I saw a Post on Truth and Beauty. I am providing the link towards the end of the post. I have been planning to write on this for some time. Whenever we talk of certainty what do we mean? That an event or thing will happen the way we expect it to happen? Again what is 'expected to happen? We expect things to happen indicates that we have seen some things, events followed some events, some experienced by us, some by the others, And we think the same pattern will follow. Just how scientific is this? I am talking about Science here, because it what people think is the solution for every thing and Science is the club used to beat Philosophy and Religion. When a religious information , or even a fact is presented, the immediate question, from the people, especially who profess to have a scientific temper(?), is, How certain are you? The same question is addressed to Philosophy. You Talk of Reality God. The retort is, Is it certain? Does it hold go

Belief Faith and Miracles

My son was telling me( he is a Believer, Agnostic and a Non believer, all rolled into one, don't ask me how, he is-I do not tell him what he should,on occasions I used to suggest him when he is that state of Mind to enquire within;he also knows the essentials of Indian Thought and knows important Sruti by … Continue reading Belief Faith and Miracles