“Einstein, Voltaire, Eliot knew India more than Indians” says British Author – Bernie Holt
Indian astronomers flirted with a “Theory of Gravitation” one thousand years earlier than this concept was articulated by Copernicus, Galileo, and Newton.
Sitting on the beach, staring at the pale blue sea I am wondering if the world is really “spherical”? I could clearly see the flat, never-ending sea of water and thought to myself, how did we find out the world was actually a spherical shape?
Thanks to my Yoga teacher and my association with this ancient discipline that brought me in touch with the amazing book called ‘What is India?’ by Salil Gewali, which answered my question and took my knowledge of the ancient Indians much further than I could have imagined.