Questions On... History, Historical Facts, Timelines
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- According to Vedic theory, when did this yuga begin?
- After King Pariksit, then it divided up (Bharata-varsa), that soon after?
- After the scattering of these Aryans, they have come different place. How is it that we brought all the cultural heritage in north, east and western countries?
- Any Indian history (should be taught)?
- Are we more conditioned than the people in the Satya-yuga?
- As the Kali-yuga progresses the people are getting smaller. Does this mean that Krsna and His associates were much taller in stature than we are now?
- At that time were there only insects existing?
- Did the Greek civilization follow the Vedic culture?
- Did they (Englishmen) teach God consciousness (in India)?
- Do you mean the universe is likely to go on forever?
- Do you think, in your opinion, mayavada was a necessity to undo all the bad effect of the degenerated Buddhism? This followed some three, four or seven hundred years of after Gautama Buddha
- Has this happened before, the material wealth that we have now? Has it happened in past ages? Technological advancement, scientific?
- He (Maharaja Yayati) sent them (his two sons) there (to the European quarters) for conquering?
- He (my ancestors) made no tools, or he had no house? But why weren't there any tools left behind for us to find, remnants?
- How can the Vedas be considered eternal since they contain many historical references?
- How come that if in this age of Kali people in general are less intelligent, in this particular age they've received the fullest revelation of knowledge? Why not in the Satya-yuga?
- How did Subash Bose get from India to Germany?
- How do they know it's not millions of years ago
- How long do you say it is before Krsna comes to this planet again in His physical, in human form?
- How long does that period (Kali-yuga) last?
- How long has Krsna consciousness been in India, or were you...?
- How long has this earth, we know, existed?
- How long it will be (the age of Kali)?
- How many more years will Kali-yuga will stand?
- How old it is (the earth)?
- How the Vedas can be 3,000 B. C. in age?
- How were the leaders, though, of India so weak when the British first occupied that they allowed this all to take place?
- I don't know how geologists date earth layers but let's say the deepest layer is only five hundred years old, but still the ones on top are newer. So in the lowest layer, there are no chariots, cities?
- I read too, Srila Prabhupada, that in the time of Maharaja Yudhisthira there was only rainfall in the nighttime. Is this true?
- I want to know if Krsna appeared on this planet five thousand years ago at a certain time, that means that immediately did He appear again in another universe?
- I was wondering is she (Tulasi devi) was alive in human form while Krsna was on earth?
- I would like to know about what time... (Bhagavad-gita was spoken)?
- If the Vedic scriptures were written about five thousand years ago then how is it just only five hundred years ago somebody came to impart what was written five thousand years ago?
- If these animals (dinosaur or finosaur) were on this planet some millions of years ago, they are still here, is that correct?
- In history there was the mystery of the sphinxes of Egypt, do these sphinxes carry any significance?... Is the pyramid and the sphinx in Egypt civilization are any mystic significance?
- In Satya-yuga or Treta-yuga they would not drill for petrol to use to make electricity or to make these gas lamps, so by what means did they use to light the palaces and the kingdoms? What was the natural resource utilized for that purpose?
- In some parts of the Bible it describes how things were being carried out, and they say that the activities were going on according to the will of God. Does that mean that there was a God conscious civilization then?
- In the last fifty years or so that especially that the Indian culture has been squashed and perverted by the British... Is that because of mass communication, Prabhupada?
- In the past there was a lot of gold on the planet. What has happened to it? There used to be a lot of gold on the planet?
- Is it confirmed that the similarities in symbolism and cultural relationships, which are similar in civilizations all over the world, can that be due to the fact that they are all coming from the same source? Five thousand years ago there was one culture?
- Is there a relationship, he's asking, between these disturbances and this age (if you actually want freedom from material disturbances, you have to come to the spiritual platform and cultivate spiritual knowledge and be fixed up)?
- It (Calcutta) was bombed frequently, or just once or twice?
- It's said that Narada Muni delivered the chant to the Earth. Was it here before he came? And how long ago did he come?
- She would like to know what other societies there have been in history which did not have these problems (the modern society is not taking care of the driver; they are taking care of the car)?
- Should the British have been violently thrown out of India?
- So all the different kinds of human beings actually were originated there ("India was the whole world")?
- So Germany is defeated, no?
- So the values that are taught to us by history, are they not...?
- Srila Prabhupada, I once was distributing some of your literature to a library, and the librarian said, "If these are five thousand years old, where is the proof of this? Do we have the copies that were written down five thousand years ago?"
- Srila Prabhupada, what is your view of the future, the history, the future history?
- Srila Prabhupada, when I first came to this, to your movement, the first thing I was told is that Lord Caitanya's movement in this age will, like a moon, rise for ten thousand years. I was told that number, ten thousand years. Is that true?
- Srila Prabhupada? If they were more intelligent in previous ages, then why didn't they take to the chanting process? Why did they do it, the more difficult method, if they were more intelligent?
- Still, due to the British presence, isn't that the main reason why India has become so degraded now?... Because they introduced so many bad things?
- Swamiji, as the ages progress, the population in the ages, are they more conditioned
- That (in 1920's) transport was not so efficient as it is today, no?
- That (Victoria Memorial) was built for, the king when he was coming?
- That was Churchill? Churchill's policy (separation of India)?
- The Arabic numerals came from India?
- The beginning of the creation was when?
- The Bhagavad-gita - do you accept that as it's historically an historical fact?
- The human beings are there from the very beginning on the earth too?
- The problem is that Gita was written down or dictated or recited about five thousand years back. So what was there before five thousand years back? Was there Krsna consciousness?
- The Vedas were from time immemorial?
- The war on the battlefield of Kuruksetra, that lasted for a period of eighteen days? And that happened five thousand years ago when Krsna was on earth. Is that happening now in some other material universe, the same battle?
- There was trouble in Nabadwip, wasn't there, when he (Bhaktisiddhanta Sarasvati) advised the pilgrims not to pay money to go into the temples?
- There would be Kali-yuga. Then there will be Satya-yuga after. Is it not so, predicted?
- These traditions (shaved head and tilak) have existed for a long time, he's asking?
- They (the British) cut the thumbs of the weavers?
- They (the British) would make the people dependent upon them and then exploit them, yes?
- They started almost at the same time (Presidency College and Scottish Churches College)?
- They were showing them (in our childhood we used to enjoy their play, Max Linder and Chaplin) in India?
- To kill India's spiritual status?
- Was there a time when there was no material world?
- Was there always humans on this planet?
- What about any history? World history or American history or American literature or English literature?
- What about that chart you were working on comparing the ages, the Vedic ages and the scientists ages? Do you have that? Can we talk about that now? We should ask Srila Prabhupada if there's any real parallel there
- What could England gain from the separation? What was their gain from dividing India and Pakistan?
- What do you see as being the future of the world? What will happen? Will there be an end?
- What events will occur in this age, according to the prediction?
- What has Hasur Mohammed Sahib said about 14th Century and why?
- What is the cause of man's physical, mental and spiritual deterioration in the succeeding yugas?
- What is your proof of what happened millions of years ago at the beginning of creation?
- What kind of civilization was in South America at that time (two millions of years ago)?
- What was Mahatma Gandhi fighting in the House of Commons in England?
- When Ravana was on the earth, was the whole earth populated, like Brazil and also the other parts of the world?
- When the Aryan civilization was there in the past, Swamiji, were there also such kind of economic problems?
- When was it written, the Bhagavad-gita?
- When was the railway first built?
- Who went out of India (so he went out of India and joined with Hitler, and Tojo, Japanese)?
- Who were the aborigines they (Aryans) associated with?
- Why did Krsna allow the Muslims to enter and do so much damage to the Vedic culture?
- Why do you think a large number of people followed Gandhi? Why did they like him?
- Why the Yadu dynasty completely destroyed itself?
- Why was that (teenagers, they take it very nicely)? I mean what was there, was there something special about the 1960's that made it more likely that people would go for (my movement was started from U.S.A in 1966)...?
- Will you please explain about the 28th mahayuga of this Manu, in which the treta and Dvapara yugas are reversed?
- Would you give me a background, the history and origin of Krsna consciousness?
- You tell me that Rama and some other higher creatures lived on this planet so many millions of years ago, so I can expect some day to find evidence of that?
- You were saying about Eisenhower and Nehru? Nehru was trying to hide the villages
- Your knowledge says that millions of years ago there were higher forms of living entities on this planet?