Though it is a fact that Hinduism and the Systems of Indian Philosophy are the forerunners of Modern Thought, here I differ in that Our systems are ahead of the Modern Science as some of the theories they still have are wrong and Hinduism will be proved Right eventually, our people , even those who are supposed to be educated, will believe these statements. But they will, if they hear it from a Westerner!
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