Same text vs multiple outcomes

A researcher in Genetics,  from Harvard University, asked If the texts are the same, and the movement of the planets deterministic, why are there widely varying ranges for the astrological dates for the Rig Veda? My response, This is indeed a pertinent question and a frequently asked question (FAQ).  Of course, the issue is not…

Meaning & purpose of objective testing

What does it mean when we claim that we have to test a specific piece of evidence in an objective fashion? — Recently someone wrote to me in the context of my chronology research of Rigveda. He wrote, But isn’t Rig Veda poetic? Why do we take the possible poetic exaggeration of River Saraswathi as…