Cosmology Conference, Govardhan Ecovillage, November 4-6, 2022
By Brahmatirtha Das | Nov 12, 2022
ISKCON, Chowpatty, in educational collaboration with the Bhaktivedanta Institute for Higher Studies in Gainesville, Florida (BIHS) and the Bhaktivedanta Research Center in Mumbai (BRC), can be internet hosting a global hybrid cosmology convention on the Govardhan EcoVillage (GEV) simply north of Mumbai, November 4–6, 2022, titled “Puranic and Siddhantic Cosmology: Within an Experiential Mathematical Framework.”
For folks educated within the fashionable sciences, Vedic information provides many ideas that will seem incomprehensible, and even contradictory. Partly in response, this convention goals to look at cosmological descriptions provided in time-honored Puranic and Jyotisa texts (Siddhantas) recognized with the Vedic custom, as greater than a group of seemingly esoteric metaphysical views.
This convention additionally goals to be the primary in a collection of seminars fostering a steady dialogue that proactively engages Vedic concerns of pure philosophy whereas avoiding indulgence in both extreme non secular dogma or scientific rationalism. Such discourse goals to encourage an appreciation of how the cosmological descriptions discovered within the Puraṇic and Jyotisa traditions may also help improve a grander sense of actuality underlying bizarre conditional expertise.
The convention may also be broadcast dwell on a restricted foundation. Details and updates can be found at http://bihsmumbai.com/, and registrations are open for all contributors who want to attend the dwell occasion or view the printed.