Voltaire on Pythagoras’s Visit to India : Science from East to West
There is a a very strong school of thought that knowledge originally went from India to Greece and to China. Here are some pointers to that, as well as a glance at the nobel lauretes, scientists and writers who belong to that school of thought. It also shows the connection that those thinkers found between modern physics (quantum and relatavistic) and upanishadic thought. See: Sushruta and Cataract Operations: Pythogoras and Democritus (Atomic Theory) and Empedocles visited India
Some of the quotations given below in this post may also be verified at :
http://krishnascience.com/ : Albert Einstein, W. Heisenberg (German Physicist, 1901-1976), Prof. Brian David Josephson (1940 – ) Welsh physicist, the youngest Nobel Laureate, Pierre Simon de Laplace, French mathematician, philosopher, and astronomer.
http://www.here-now4u.de/eng/science_and_vedanta.htm : Josephson.
The quotations :
Source of quotes and Images, please see : Positive Statements of Western Thinkers on Ancient Indian Philosophy : Images Credit : Salil Gewali.
Captions and Links : Satya Sarada Kandula