In this connection I received a mail as follows.
‘I saw this post in FB. Though I do agree that lynching someone for suspecting eating of beef is quire unacceptable. But the quotes in the post, seems to take a distorted view of our scriptures. Would you pl enlighten on this topic ?’
The mail detailed quotes from the Mahabharata and the Upanishads that people, even rishis wee eating beef ding the Sanatana dhama period.
My view is that it looks that people were eating meat during the Vedic period.
I have provided quotes which indicate meat-eating and those that prohibit it.
The explanations trying to explain away beef eating seems to me laboured and lack conviction.
There are scholars who maintain that Atlantis was first mentioned by Plato.
But references to the area designated as Atlantis are found in many cultures.
Atlantis was given its name by the Greeks after Atlas.
But early Greek legends indicate Sanatana Dharma, Hinduism connection.
Balarama, Krishna legends have found and there is a view that the Pillars of Hercules was made in honor of Lord Krishna.
In the case of Mahabharata , the horoscope of Lord Krishna has two versions.
One is based on The Srimad Bhagavatha Purana ,and the other is by Soordas, possibly based on the Bhagavatha Purana.
According to Suryasiddhanta 1955885109 years have elapsed (in 2009 AD) since the beginning of Creation.
Modern Astronomy confirms this.
There seems to be some connection between Hinduism and California based on the etymology of the word California in the US.
Earlier I posted an article that the Americas were once called the Patala of Hinduism.