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Articles tagged as Astronomy

  • Using Science in Krishna’s Service

    How can devotees trained in science and other academic disciplines best use their education in Krishna’s service? Murali Gopal Das, a Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies research associate with a PhD in Physics, embarked in June on a global tour, to encourage devotees to use science in Krishna’s service. 

  • Flat Earth or Spherical Earth?

    According to Vedic cosmology, the planet earth we live on is located on the southern-most portion of Bhu-mandala’s central island of Jambudvipa. Is it flat or spherical?

  • The Surya Siddhanta: Parallels with Modern Astronomy

    This video by Radha Mohan Das focuses on the ancient Indian treatise the Surya Siddhanta and its similarities with modern astronomy. As well as drawing upon remarkable consistent data between the Surya Siddhanta and modern calculations, it also touches on the various connections with the Bhagavat Purana, a devotional literature.

  • Astronomy of the Bhagavat Purana Part 1 of 3

    A video by Radha Mohan Das (UK).The explanations are based on the works of Sadaputa das (Dr Richard Thomson), and also, references from the research of Danavir Goswami.