[Advaita-l] Accepting Possibility of Error in Sastras

Dr. Yadu Moharir ymoharir at yahoo.com
Sun Dec 30 14:30:27 CST 2012


Can you please shed some light on the "Specific Contradictions" from puruSha suukta ?


Dr Yadu

>> be more specific, the adhidaiva and adhyAtmika levels of meaning in Sruti
>> can never be contradicted by science. Maybe the adhibhautika meaning may come into conflict here and there, but I'm not particularly aware of any such feature in Sruti.
>1. I would like to know if you consider the creationist model in purusha
>suktam as conflicting with scientific view of how universe and life came
>about. Let us say, hypothetically, that a shruti vakya is contradicted by
>scientific discoveries, what should be taken as true?

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