We all know that the Sun is very important source of energy for sustaining life on earth. It’s a gigantic burning ball and its presence is felt everywhere. It is regarded as deity in some cultures.
General experience of every human is that the sun is very big on the other side and I am a tiny person standing on the earth and watching it. It’s very far away and for ever. There isa duality in this experience.We impose two parameters, space (bigness) and time(existing billions of years) on it.
But, the big statement here is, sun is insentient and cannot reveal it self. It can never say it is a sun. It has to get validated. In Sanskrit we call it as Jada vastu. Hence, it has to be validated by a sentient being.
Sun cannot shine by itself. What? Am I gone mad??? Continue reading