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By the highly sophisticated supernatural trick known as "peeking". Blindfolding is a notoriously unreliable way of blocking vision. Unless you used a semi-rigid blindfold, molded to fit the face, there will always be gaps around the nose. This brief history of the Blindfold act shows it goes back centuries: The Blindfold Act (or Sightless Vision, Seeing ...


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To add to @DavePhD's answer, there are differences with the quotes from Quora according to the Internet Sacred Text Archive (ISTA) which hold translations by Ralph T.H. Griffith Shape of Earth is like an Oblate Spheroid — (Rig Veda XXX.IV.V). There are only 10 books in Rig Veda so Rig Veda XXX (30) cannot be found. The sun has tied Earth and other ...


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What the text says There is an English translation of The Aryabhatiya with notes is available online. Regarding the spherical Earth, the text says (page 64 of the book) The sphere of he Earth, being quite round, situated in the center of space, in the middle of the circle of asterisms, surrounded by the orbits of the planets, consists of water, ...


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Cow urine is considered a best remedy for all diseases in Ayurveda. INNOVATIVE NATUROPATHY COW URINE AND HERBAL EXTRACTS: A TRAILBLAZER REMEDY By Dr. Farida P. Minocheherhomji Ayurveda is an aspect of Hinduism. The book explains that cow urine is significant in Hinduism, Jainism and Zoroastrianism. See also The Materia Medica of the Hindus: Compiled ...


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The statue does not depict a Brahmin begging in front of Mary. It depicts the story of Our Lady of Good Health, a 16th century apparition of Mary to a shepherd boy, who would have been of a lower caste. You may see a similar diorama on the official website of Our Lady of Good Health (scroll down).


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5.The speed of light has been accurately mentioned in Rigveda The speed of light is not mentioned in the Rig Veda. Instead, as stated in footnote b of page 132 of Rig-Veda-sanhita (1850) Sayana says, that, according to the Smriti, the sun moves 2,202 yojanas in half a twinkle of the eye. So, a commentary by Sayana on a traditional commentary ...


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(This answer is only to the original part of the question, concerning 3 verses of the rig veda). An earlier version of the claim was printed in the 7 November 2015 Hamara Prayas: The Monthly Tabloid of A. P. Mahesh Co-operative Urban Bank Ltd. Volume V, issue 11. However, instead of "3.5.59.1" (which doesn't exist) the printed version says "3.59.1" and ...


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Yes, this text matches some knowledge about embryos, but it's not scientific knowledge. This information could have been acquired through simple observation. In one night it becomes a lump; by the fifth night round; by the tenth day like the fruit of the jujube tree, and after that an egg of flesh. By the first month the head, by the second the ...


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The claim that RSS is offering 500000 to Muslims first appeared after the "Agra religious conversions 2014" incident. Wikipedia says: On 8 December 2014, Hindu nationalist groups affiliated to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) were reported to have converted 250 Muslims to Hinduism in Agra. The incident was condemned by all the opposition parties. The ...


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