A. Introduction: A.1. Recently I came across this article by Dr. Nicholas Kazanas, http://indiafacts.org/nityatva-and-apaurusheyatva-in-language/ in which he ‘proves’ that nityatva/ apaurusheyatva (‘eternality/universality’ and ‘non-humanness’) exist…
I recently posted a review of a book by Daniel Quinn titled “Ishmael”. The book is a semi-fiction/philosophical dialog between Daniel Quinn and an old Gorilla called Ishmael (of course Ishmael is the archetype of a wise elder, and symbolic of the anti-thesis of modern man).
The dialog is worth reading and I would urge all medhavis to get a copy of this excellent book and read through. The contents of this book are timeless I think, but they are very relevant nonetheless in today’s world.
When we have problem after problem being created by our Modernity…massive industrialization, automation via fossil-fuel consuming monsters, pollution of Mother Earth on such an epic proportion, that what Ishmael has to say is definitely very very relevant!