And the concept of time in history
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“The time concept of modern archaeology, and modern anthropology in general, resembles the general cosmological-historical time concept of Europe’s Judeo-Christian culture. Differing from the cyclical cosmological-historical time concepts of the early Greeks in Europe, and the Indians and others in Asia, the Judeo-Christian cosmological-historical time concept is linear and progressive.
“Hindu historical literatures, particularly the Puranas and Itihasas, place human existence in the context of repeating time cycles called yugas – thousands of years, and kalpas, lasting hundreds of millions of years. During this entire time, according to the Puranic accounts, humans coexisted with creatures in some ways resembling the earlier tool making hominids of
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“Time is not just a concept that we invented; it is deep-rooted in the system, in the very way we are made.” – Sadhguru.
If you really think about it, you will realise that we know very little about our history. What history we think we know or believe is from the stories and books compiled by those who won the battles and the accounts are designed to make them look good; not the truth.
The archaeological record gives us some independent ideas about what may have happened in the past, but deciphering the archaeological record is no easy task especially as there are many complicated factors such as human
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A quick trip through the development of civilisation
It is thought that there have been many different pre-human groups which divided, merged or died out with a great deal of evidence pre-dating Darwinian theory. However few agree on the Gaza Pyramids and other mysteries.
Krishna lived about 3200 years ago.
We have fossilised human foot prints in the same strata as dinosaur foot prints (plus 65 million years), we have the bones of human giants up to seven metres tall, there was a cast iron pot dug out of a coal seam dated to plus 450 million years. Within what is termed forbidden archaeology, there are so many artefacts and manufactured objects to prove that mankind has been
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