In my analysis, Katy Perry’s Tattoo in the Indian Language of Sanskrit is about ‘Staying Afloat’ as in the Indian View, Human Existence poses a great Challenge for it is thought of as a tedious, never-ending swim across the vast, unchartered Ocean called ‘Samsara’
What I truly experience from my life, the reality of my condition is more important than my attitude towards my existence. The issue is not about optimism or pessimism.
In 1965, while I was a student of Human Anatomy at Kurnool Medical College, I had the opportunity to know about Dr. J. C. B. Grant (1886-1973), the author of Grant’s Atlas of Anatomy.
Yes indeed, Life is Complicated. The complexity of Life involves the man’s inability to discover the Subjective and the Objective Basis for the Evaluation of Life. What is the Purpose of the Human Existence?
If the body knows its Owner, there is an anatomical structure that is associated with the function called Knowing-Self.
Things in Nature change under the influence of Time, but every natural change is operated by an Unchanging Principle. There is no natural phenomenon of this world which may not require operation of an underlying unchanging principle.
The complex human living system exists as a Social Group, Social Organization, and as a Social Being.
The complexities of Life involve knowing What You Are (Essence) and What You Do (Existence). But, Existence always precedes Essence.
I ask my readers to make the three fundamental distinctions; 1. Essence vs Existence, 2. Heredity vs Inheritance, and 3. Parasitism vs Spiritualism.
The Cell Theory is incomplete for it does not describe the basis for the existence of the Cell. The concept of Whole Spirituality bridges the gap between the Cell and its external source of energy.