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Love may be unscientific but is it unreal


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Love may be unscientific but is it unreal

  1. 1. Love may be unscientific, but is it unreal
  2. 2. Human quest for knowledge We are neither scientists nor spiritualists; we are humans beings searching for knowledge. Be open to all branches of knowledge
  3. 3. Love & Gravity “Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love. How on earth can you explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love?” - Albert Einstein
  4. 4. Science’s scope Looks for material explanations for material phenomena eg looking inside a house with a torch that shines only inside the house
  5. 5. "Science may be described as the art of systematic oversimplification.“ - Karl Popper Science explains through oversimplification
  6. 6. Science & Ultimate Purpose “The more comprehensible the universe becomes, the more it also seems pointless.” – Steven Wienberg
  7. 7. Are we missing something? Islets of meaning in an ocean of meaninglessness?
  8. 8. Spirituality & Science can be complementary Science answers how Spirituality answers why
  9. 9. Spirituality & Science can be complementary Science makes things better Spirituality makes people better
  10. 10. Questions?