Muller, who was in the pay of the East India Company, went so far as to describe the Vedas as childish poetry.In her History of India, academician Romilla Thapar describes the celebrated Rig-Veda as “primitive animism”; the Mahabharata as the glorification of a “local feud” between two Aryan tribes; the Ramayana as “a description of local conflicts between the agriculturists of the Ganges Valley and the more primitive hunting and food-gathering societies of the Vindhyan region” (sic).Mahabharata is the closest epic to our time and is replete with many references to the astronomical phenomena.Krishna’s Bhagvat Gita is the most unique philosophical gem; but it would be interesting to see if it came from a real person and time.35.) This stone mansion of Jinendra, a mansion of every kind of greatness, has been caused to be built by the wise Ravikirti, who has obtained the highest favour of that Satyashraya whose rule is bounded by the three oceans.Source: the date of Mahabharata War as per Aihole Inscription is 3102 BC.The Great War of Mahabharat between the Pandavas and the Kauravas happened in 3139 BC.The Pandavas, after winning the Mahabharat war, ruled Hastinapur for 36 years and 8 months until the beginning of greatest poet, writer and the literary figure of his time and Aryabhatt, the greatest astronomer and mathematician.
Since the powerful PCs with very accurate astronomical programs like Planetarium have become available, it is possible to construct the sky map of any day and time in the past and review the positions of the planets and other astronomical events.
These are the same people who will happily agree that a child can be conceived without human conception.
Despite the overwhelming scientific evidence produced by the likes of Charles Darwin, they believe the earth was created in 4004 BC and that a certain being called god created the world in seven days. Yes, he was so powerful he needed to rest on Sunday.) They won’t question any Christian or Muslim myths – howsoever outrageous, bizarre or downright funny – but Hindu traditions are open season for them.
A billion Hindus believe he did and an unbroken tradition of Rama worship has continued for thousands of years in India.
Rama is also a hero in Indonesia (despite it being a Muslim country), Thailand and in several other South East Asian countries.