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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 …

Rig Veda is composed atleast in 23720 BCE
Vedas existed since time immemorial. Many believe that Sage Veda Vyasa wrote them around 3100 BCE, but the fact is that he just divided the complete vedas into four parts. Earlier to him, all 4 of them existed together. Vyasa …

Human and Animal Cloning in Rig Veda & Puranas
Animal Cloning was done few years ago in modern world but human cloning is still not done successfully and it is also prohibited in almost all countries. In Ancient India, animal cloning was done to multiply number of cows and …

History of Prosthesis in Vedas and Literature
In medicine, a prosthesis, is an artificial device that replaces a missing body part lost through trauma, disease, or congenital conditions. Prosthetic devices have existed for centuries. Originally prosthetics were simply replacements for missing limbs, but now they help …

Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty) in Sushrutha Samhitha (6th century BCE)
Sushrutha Samhita (सुश्रुतसंहिता) is a Sanskrit text on surgery, attributed to Sushruta, a physician who possibly resided in Varanasi around 6th century BCE. Susrutha-Salya-Tantra were composed about 6th century B.C. It has been revised by Nagarjuna in the later part …

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 …

Speed of Light calculated in Vedas of Ancient India
Velocity of Light was calculated by Maxwell in 19th century but Speed of Light was actually determined accurately in Rig Veda thousands of years ago. It was further elaborated by Sayana in 14th century AD. Also Sun was described as …