Apr 022015
 
The universe is just like a tree

The universe is just like a tree, with root upwards. Just as a tree has branches and leaves so the universe is also composed of planets which are fixed up in the tree like the leaves, flowers, fruits, etc. of the tree.  The pivot is the pole star, and the whole tree is rotating on […more]

Apr 022015
 
What about gravity, does it exist?

  “When bulls are yoked together and tied to a central post to thresh rice, they tread around that pivot without deviating from their proper positions–one bull being closest to the post, another in the middle, and a third on the outside.  Similarly, all the planets and all the hundreds and thousands of stars revolve […more]

Mar 262015
 
the nearest star

According to present Kali-yuga science, at present day speeds by modern science it will take 81,000 years to get to the nearest star 4.5 light years away, great yogis according to the ancient Vedas however can travel at the speed of mind which means ‘think’ of a place anywhere in the material universe and you […more]

Mar 262015
 
The Orbits of the Planets

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 5 Chapter 22: ‘The Orbits of the Planets’ text 1 to text 17 by His Divine Grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada The Orbits of the Planets Srimad Bhagavatam Cano 5 Chapter 22: ‘The Orbits of the Planets’ text 1 to text 17 by His Divine Grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada In this […more]

Mar 032015
 

The polestar (Dhruvaloka) is the central pivot of the universal planetary system SB Canto 4 The polestar, called Dhruvaloka, is the pivot of this universe, and all planets move around this polestar. SB 4.29.42-44, Purport: All the great sages mentioned in this verse have their planets near Brahmaloka, the planet where Lord Brahmā resides along […more]

Mar 022015
 

Sri Caitanya-caritamrta, CC Madhya-lila CC Madhya 6.266, Translation and Purport: “There are five kinds of liberation: sālokya, sāmīpya, sārūpya, sārṣṭi and sāyujya. Sālokya means that after material liberation one is promoted to the planet where the Supreme Personality of Godhead resides, sāmīpya means remaining an associate of the Supreme Personality of Godhead, sārūpya means attaining a […more]

Feb 262015
 
Are there different sizes of infinity?

In the Purusha Sukta1.3-4 from Rig Veda 10.90 [1] it states that the material creation of the Lord is only one quarter of the total creation while the remaining three quarters is the spiritual sky. etavanasya mahima-ato jyayash-ca purushah pado-asya vishva bhutani tri-pad-asya-amrtam divi tri-pad-urdhva udait-purussah pado-asye’ha-abhavat-punah tato vishvang vya’kramat-sashana-anashane abhi “Such is His greatness, but the Purusha is greater […more]

Feb 252015
 

Distances to the Planets by His Grace Mayesa dasa Part One to Part Thirteen Sun Calculating the sun is done with the help of the number referred to in 5th Canto as the second axle. That number is 31,500,000 Vayu Purana tells us diameter of sun is 252,000,000 Diameter is twice radius therefore radius is […more]

Feb 252015
 
Description of Jambudvipa

Srimad Bhagavatam Canto 5 Chapter 16 text 1 to text 29 A Description of Jambūdvīpa by His Divine Grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami PrabhupadaWhile describing the character of Mahārāja Priyavrata and his descendants, Śukadeva Gosvāmī also described Meru Mountain and the planetary system known as Bhū-maṇḍala. Bhū-maṇḍala is like a lotus flower, and its seven islands […more]