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Nasadiya Sukta Big Bang theory and creation of Cosmos
Nasadiya Sukta ( meaning : “not the non-existent”) also known as the Hymn of Creation is the 129th hymn of the 10th Mandala of the Rigveda (10:129). This hymn has attracted a large body of literature of commentaries both in …

Dreams and Sleep explained in Prasnopanishad
Prasna Upanishad consists of six questions (prasnas) and their answers. It is also associated with the Atharva Veda Six students (Sukesha, Satyakama, Sauryayanee, Bhargava, Kabandhi) interested in knowing divinity or Brahman come to sage Pippalada and request him to clarify …

Concept of Time Division in Ancient India
Time division in Ancient India was measured to the least possible fraction of a second. The smallest measurable unit of time is Paramanu. Time calculation and divisions (as described in Manu Smriti and Vedas) in Ancient India : Small units …

Age of Universe and Brahma as calculated in Vedas
Vedas say that before the creation of the universe Lord Vishnu was sleeping in the ocean of all causes. His bed is a giant serpent with thousands of cobra like hoods. While Vishnu is asleep, a lotus sprouts of his …