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Atheism originated as Charvaka or Barhaspatya sutras in Vedas
Athesim or Irreligion in ancient hinduism (dharma) was proposed by Brihaspati, the guru of devas. Vedas included this path of materialism as one of the ways of life. When vedas were segregated by Vyasa, these principals known as Bārhaspatya-sūtras (a patronymic of Brhaspati) were part of…

Consanguineous Relationship discussed in Yama Yami Story
Rig Veda [10.10] has a conversation where Consanguineous Relationship and invention of night, first death are discussed by Yama and his twin sister Yami. Yama and Yami were children of Vivasvat (an aspect of Surya, the Sun God) and Saranyu (the Cloud or Aurora) is the…

Eclipses scientifically explained in Rig Veda
There are many myths across many cultures about how eclipses occur. In Rigveda (5-40-5 to 9), seer Atri explained scientifically why eclipse occurs. Puranas have described the story of Rahu, Ketu (North Node and South Node of Moon) in a mystical way. But the essence remains…

Solar System, Centrifugal & Centripetal Forces, Eclipses in Vedas
There has been multiple misinterpretations and wrong translations of Vedic hymns into english and other languages, where they though Earth was flat. But Roundness of Earth, Centrifugal and Centripetal we can find about Forces between Sun and Earth, Moon Light, Rotation and Revolution of Earth, Eclipses…

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 Indian theology and in Western philology.…

Ancient Democracy in Vedas, Buddhist & Greek History
Today India is the largest democratic nation in terms of population. But history and ancient literature suggest that demcoracy and republic ideas were implemented ever since the ‘Age of Vedas‘ and even before. The present westminister style of democracy in India was inherited from the British…