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Arthanari Chandrasekaran

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Strange questions that humans have not yet found an answer for!

We all have a unique course of action through out our day. Many of the conversation along with our friends or some that we hear from others talking at times surprise us and gets our brain thinking, but only to later ignore saying this might be beyond human reach. Have you come across any such question through your brain or from others which you think humans have not yet explored or researched or any unanswerable question?

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    Jul 23 2012: Thanks Colleen for your comments,

    what you said, make us all a Character in a play, which we are playing in our own life & every other person is also playing his part in the show, for us it's life which, as you said we orchestrate our lives, but for some one higher, it's just a play & i wonder sometime, the story which we are performing because it is not written & the conclusion is not definite, So where it is taking us ?, why we are performing our roles, why their is a need to do so, when their is no definite conclusion what ever we do will transform in to a conclusion of our part.

    Their are Two accepted answers for creation of life on earth.

    Religion: " GOD ", Q: He created us to pray, live happily, with true values etc.

    My ques: what was the need ?

    "Need is the Mother of all Invention", this goes with god as well..

    i see it like, We humans, are trying to make, Robots, An Automated robots which can do things what we want him to do by himself, but under certain rules, with no exceptions, Similarly God have made us with certain rules which, even if we want we cannot break & what we can break are not the rules of God, They are just man made.
    which makes religion, caste & every other parameter which differentiate us, without value...

    Science: " Big Bang etc.. " Q: Our creation was an incident ..!! & No one is responsible for it & it will continue until the day another incident happens which will end this all, their is no importance of what we do, or what we have been through..

    both the questions make us move towards the same thing, play your part & make space for another to come & do his part, what maximum we can do is, make our names live for ever...or until the human race is alive.

    Sorry, if i went too far..? But that's my idea...
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      Jul 23 2012: Ankit,
      You say..."for some one higher, it's just a play & i wonder sometime, the story which we are performing because it is not written & the conclusion is not definite, So where it is taking us ?, why we are performing our roles, why their is a need to do so, when their is no definite conclusion what ever we do will transform in to a conclusion of our part".

      I am not "performing" here on earth because of anyone who may be "higher". I am HERE...NOW, and that is the important piece for me. I enjoy life, even the challenges. I LOVE living in the moment, and sharing myself to the best of my ability with others. I LOVE being a good steward to our environment. For me, none of this earth experience is dependant on what happens in the next event.

      If you believe in a God, I guess you will have to ask him/her/it what the "need" was in creating you. I do not believe in a God, and I believe that my body evolved, like other animals evolve in our environment, which is also evolving. I believe that everything carries energy, and the body is one of the carriers of energy. That energy will return to the universal energy when the body dies.

      I do not perceive humans as robots. We have the ability to think, feel, make decisions and choices, and I believe those abilities are evolving as well.

      I agree that religions, castes, and those kinds of beliefs which differentiate us don't have much value. I believe that we are more the same than different, and in that respect, religions and castes tend to simply create seperation.

      Whatever our underlying beliefs are as humans, I believe it is important to live the life adventure to the best of our ability....to respect each other...have compassion and empathy...treat each other and our selves with kindness....LOVE unconditionally. The important thing for me, is to be totally, fully HERE...NOW.

      We can never go "too far" when exploring the life adventure my friend:>)
      • Jul 26 2012: Hi Colleen;


        Is consciousness  both a function of determinism and free will simultaneously?

        Our future has been written in every possible way.  Contemporary experiments have demonstrated that consious perception of an event lags behind the actual event.  Really.  This lends creadence to a deterministic view and is in line with the theory of relativity.  Perhaps this is true, maybe we just experience what is to have been all along and consciously assimilate the input experience into a deception of effecting an output thereby collectively we perceive choice as effecting future when it may not.  Perception is a funny thing, for no measurement of the physical world can be made outside this closed microcosm but indeed evidence for entanglement and infinite expansion have hinted at a much greater "reality" then that which we perceive and can measure.  Or perhaps perception constitutes the whole of reality.  However, as a function of a macrocosm, if the cosmologists and quantum physicists are on to anything, it appears that our universe is one of many in which all possibilities have likely occurred.  What if the perception of free will and the passing of time is an outcome of us changing between possible universes and not experiencing just one.  Perhaps perception of  a constant universe is not actual constancy.  Maybe all  possible outcomes have happened in the multiverse and are predetermined, but consciousness straddles the arrow of time choosing from fixed possibilities sliding laterally  between substrate determined universes.  What if instead of moving through a constant perceived reality the action of  consciousness is to move between realities thus perpetuating a sense of past an future within the predetermined greater macrocosmic multiverse.  As a function of a closed system where everything that can happen will happen and has happened, free will exists as the necessary perception of the happening.  Could all of us be perpetually jumping from universe to univ
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          Jul 27 2012: Hi Paul:>)
          I believe that everything is interconnected, so in that respect, I believe consciousness may be a function of both determinism and free will, as well as many other factors. Determinism as a doctrine that acts of the will, or occures in nature, social or psychological phenomena.

          I do not agree that "our future has been written in every possible way". I believe we have many choices when living the human life experience. I truly believe that the choices I have made have impacted my life experience, and I perceive evidence of that every single day.

          I agree...perception is a funny thing, and is often impacted by how open minded and open hearted we are in the moment. Awareness, opens up the channels of information, which may change our perceptions. I believe that for some people, their individual perception, does indeed constitute THEIR whole reality. We see that demonstrated right here on TED in discussions where folks think that THEIR reality "should" be EVERYONES reality!

          I agree that our universe is one of many in which all possibilities have likely occurred. An NDE/OBE (near death experience) opened my belief system to that possibility years ago.

          What if the perception of free will and passing of time is an outcome of us changing between universes and not experiencing just one? That is not beyond my perception, nor are any of your other ideas.....how about you?
      • Jul 27 2012: Wow! Great response! Thanks!
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          Jul 27 2012: My pleasure Paul. It's fun to explore these ideas:>)

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