Biological Science is the Basis for Spiritual Inquiry for Spirit or Soul are found in material, corporeal, ground substance called Protoplasm or Cytoplasm.
THE CELL THEORY – SPIRITUALITY AS CELLULAR FUNCTION In Biology, cell is the basic or fundamental unit of structure, function, and organization in all living things or it is the building block of life. Let me begin with my respectful tribute to some of the people who contributed to ‘The Cell Theory’, one of the foundations of Biological […]
SCIENCE OF MATTER-ENERGY-LIFE-AND-SPIRITUALITY: Man is a Physical Being with matter and form. Materialism is a system of thought that explains the nature of the world as entirely dependent on matter, the final reality. Man must understand what it is to be a substance and what it is to exist. I use a method of investigation […]
The objective of this presentation is to define ‘Spirituality’ as an internal, mutually beneficial partnership, relationship, association, or bonding between individual living cells of the same organism, or between two different organisms. Spirituality has to be explained in context of biotic interactions and consciousness determines the nature and characteristics of such biotic interactions. Dr. Heinrich […]
Cognitive Science – Knowledge – Consciousness . The ability to know about one’s own existence.
A SCIENCE OF CONSCIOUSNESS: Spirit or Soul is often defined as a vital, animating principle found in all living things. Professor Sir Roger Penrose, English mathematical physicist, and Dr. Stuart Hameroff, Professor of Anesthesiology, Director of Center of Consciousness Studies at the University of Arizona shared a view claiming that Spirit or Soul lives in […]
THE THEORY OF CONSCIOUSNESS : What is Man? The motivation for asking this question comes from a statement expressed in Sanskrit language: “Sarvesham Swastir Bhavatu”, a statement which seeks the well-being of all humans, of all races, of all cultures, of all religions, and of all nations. The meaning and purpose of human life are […]
THE FUNCTION OF CONSCIOUSNESS: To make the fundamental distinction between the animate or living, and inanimate or non-living things, we may have to describe the nature of functions that can be observed in the actions performed by things. There is a difference between mechanical performance and intelligent performance. In the actions performed by the living […]
WHAT IS TRUTH? The term Truth suggests confirmity with facts, experience, or with Reality, either as an idealized abstraction or in actual application to statements, ideas, acts, etc., Truth signifies an established or verified fact, or principle. Truth is related to the validity of what we mean. Plato defined the nature of Truth as correspondence between […]
WHAT IS CONSCIOUSNESS ? Consciousness is described as a state of knowing, or awareness, or recognizing the existence, truth, or fact of ‘something’. What is that ‘something’ that is known or recognized by Consciousness ? I propose to explore the contents of Consciousness to answer the question of what is Consciousness ? CONSCIOUSNESS IS A […]