Presence (Ramayana) & absence (Mahabharata) of Pole Star – Implication for Chronology

Shrimati Rupa Bhaty provides summary of the issue, succinctly, in her short note, below महाभारत काल के विषय मे चिन्ता की तब ये सामने बात आयी कि अरुन्धती आगे क्यों आ गयीं और ध्रुव तारा सिर्फ़ ध्यान मे ही क्योंकर रहा। अगर अरुन्धती ही आगे हो कर सप्तऋषिओं को खीच रही थीं मगर किसके इर्द…

Debating evidence, method & Inferences: Oak vs Koch – Part 2

Continued from part 1 here: https://nileshoak.wordpress.com/2017/05/06/debating-evidence-method-inferences-oak-vs-koch-part-1/ — Now, Dieter Koch claims to turn next objection of his, Instead, let us turn to another objection that has been made against his approach. Vyasa is talking about astronomical observations (omens) that were made in the very year of the war, more precisely only a few days before…

Nilesh Oak’s prediction & assertion

My prediction & assertion…. — The events and astronomy descriptions of Ramayana and Mahabharata will be employed as golden standards to validate and predict, testify and claim accuracy of modern astronomy software, for timeline that goes back in antiquity to about 15000+ years.

Debating evidence, method & Inferences: Oak vs Koch – Part 1

Shri Dieter Koch wrote an article titled ‘Arundhati, Vasishtha, and Nilesh Oak’s Dating of the Mahabharata War. A Critical Examination by Dieter Koch’ sometime in late March/early April 2017. I was copied on it. I responded to his article and we exchanged couple of times before he decides to quit the discussion. The discussion is…

Mars evidence of Mahabharata text

“Never accept an idea as long as you yourself, are not satisfied with its consistency and logical structure on which the concepts are based.” – Padmavibhushan Satyandra Nath Bose — The following presentation lists 6 instances of Mar evidence of Mahabharata text.  Majority of  Mahabharata researchers (with few exceptions such as Lele, Vartak and Kane)…

विविधाश्च पृथक्चेष्टा

अधिष्ठानं तथा कर्ता करणं च पृथग्विधम् | विविधाश्च पृथक्चेष्टा दैवं चैवात्र पञ्चमम् || — Mahabharata War – 5561 BCE Rama Ravana Yuddha – 12209 BCE — As of now, geology, hydrology, climatology, paleontology, genetics, seismology, oceanography, anthropology, astronomy, historical personalities mentioned in Rigveda, relative chronology of Rigvedic Manadalas and relative chronology of Rigvedic rishis, textual…