KaalBodha -Ancient Indian chronology

Nidhi Mishra Pandey JI writes: On the cold winter morning of 18th January 2020, Jaipurites witnessed an event, ‘Kaalbodh’, which exposed them to a completely new narrative about the antiquity and historicity of our great epics Mahabharata, the Ramayana, and the Vedas. Two distinguished speakers Viz. Hon.Governor of Kerala Sh. Arif Mohd Khan and noted…

Statement of a Theory

A theory is a guess, a conjecture that is put forward in order to solve a question not solved by existing knowledge and existing theories. By definition, a theory is generic and universal in nature and it should lead to, science speak, prediction that can be tested with empirical evidence, nature, existing evidence via objective…

11 December 5561 BCE : The day of reciting ShivaSahasraNama & VishnuSahasraNama

11 December 5561 BCE Bhishma-Yudhishthir conversations continued for 6 days and on the 6th day, Yudhishthir expressed his wish to listen to the glory of Bhagavan Shiva. Bhishma expressed his inability and requested Krishna to recite Shivasahasranama by stating that only Krishna was qualified to express them. Anushasan CE 14:1-9युधिष्ठिर उवाच|| पितामहेशाय विभो नामान्याचक्ष्व शम्भवे…

Karma & Environment (by Anshu Tandon)

Today, just as humanity is struggling to stay alive so is our planet earth. In both instances, it is our actions, our greed, our unrestrained consumption, our pursuit of pleasure unmindful of others that have precipitated the crisis. Is there an alternate way of living, consumption & enjoying life, which will not only be equitable…

Astronomy of the Mahabharata: Summer workshop at the birthplace of Adi Shankara

Introduction to Mahabharata astronomy: 10+ hours of interactive lectures/discussion. Summer workshop at the birthplace of Adi Shankara (Chinmaya VishwaVidyapeeth) June 2018 1.https://youtu.be/anCbe4dMmPs2.https://youtu.be/B7ljDRvrUKM3.https://youtu.be/xYYtIeDi4WQ4.https://youtu.be/wMbgS8HmT1U5.https://youtu.be/wSOn2GovqTE6.https://youtu.be/LqUJCtYvaYs7.https://youtu.be/TdwRrDGFfwg

Kannada translation of my book ‘When did the Mahabharata War hapen’ is in works.

1 ಸಮಸ್ಯೆಯ ಸ್ವರೂಪನಾವು ಅಲ್ಪಜೀವಿಗಳೇ ಸರಿ. ಆದರೆ, ಮಹಾನ್ ವ್ಯಕ್ತಿಗಳ ಹೆಗಲ ಮೇಲೆ ನಿಂತಾಗ ನಾವು ಕೂಡ ಇನ್ನೂ ಸ್ವಲ್ಪ ಹೆಚ್ಚು ದೂರ ಕಾಣಲುಸಾಧ್ಯ. – ವಿನೋಬಾ ಭಾವೆ ಮಹಾಭಾರತ ಯುದ್ಧದ ಸಮಯದಲ್ಲಿ ಬರುವ ಅರುಂಧತಿ ವೀಕ್ಷಣೆಯ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ನಾನು ಮೊದಲ ಬಾರಿಗೆ ಓದಿದಾಗ, ಅದನ್ನುವಾಸ್ತವಿಕವಾದ ಪ್ರತ್ಯಕ್ಷ ವೀಕ್ಷಣೆ ಎಂದು ತರ್ಕಿಸಿದೆ. ಹದಿನೈದು ವರ್ಷಗಳ ನಂತರ, ಈ ವೀಕ್ಷಣೆಯ ಮಾಹಿತಿಯನ್ನು ಎಲ್ಲರ, ಅದರಲ್ಲೂಮಹಾಭಾರತದ ಸಂಶೋಧಕರ ಮುಂದೆ ಪ್ರಸ್ತುತ ಪಡಿಸಲು ಉತ್ಸುಕನಾಗಿದ್ದೆ. ನನ್ನ ಕೆಲಸವನ್ನು ಒಂದು ಶ್ವೇತ ಪತ್ರಿಕೆಯಲ್ಲಿ…

In Telugu – When did the Mahabharata War happen

Bolloju Baba వారి పోస్ట్మహాభారతం క్రీస్తుపూర్వం 5000 సంవత్సరాల క్రితం జరిగిందా? .భారతదేశ చరిత్రకు సంబంధించిన కాలక్రమణికను నిర్ణయించటంలో మూడు స్రవంతులు కనిపిస్తాయి. 1. క్రీపూ 1500-2000 మధ్యజరిగిన ఆర్యుల ఆక్రమణ సిద్ధాంతం ఆ కాలంలోనే భారతదేశ ప్రాచీనచరిత్ర అంతా జరిగిందని ప్రతిపాదిస్తుంది. ఇటీవలి కాలంలో దొరుకుతున్న అనేక ఆధారాల కారణంగా ఈ దేశప్రాచీనత నాలుగువేల సంవత్సరాల కన్నా పురాతనమైనదని అందరూ అంగీకరించారు.2. క్రీపూ. 800-6000 మధ్య కాలం భారతదేశ చరిత్ర నిర్మించబడిందని చాలామంది చరిత్రకారుల అభిప్రాయం.…

AV observation, Strawman, Nimitta & Nyayadarshana

A professor (IITian, engineer, business professional, and admirer of my works) from Europe writes, “I had a minor remark with regards to your work on the dating of the Mahabharata war: One issue that critics of your work often seem to highlight is “how could the AV observation be an omen if it was visible…

MahaBharat Samvat & Bharat Dinadarshika

If you want to receive daily updates of Bharat Dinadarshika subscribe to @Datepanchang on Twitter.—Here is a brief note Bharat Dinadarshika prepared by Shri Devamalya De. BHARAT DINADARSHIKAWith the tradition of astronomy and panchang (almanac) and for us Indians stretching into antiquity, its time we adopted a more Indic or Bharatiya system of daily dating.…