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Shahzad Alam

Program Coordinator, New Era Teacher Training Centre

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Isn't it possible that spiritual forces operate around us with it's own laws?

It has only been a few decades that we have discovered the force of gravity, electromagnetism, weak force and strong force. Understanding these forces have made us able to do things that we wouldn't have even dreamed of as possible. There are still many things we do not understand about it but we have no doubt at all that it exists. Perhaps spiritual forces also do exist that we have not yet understood and perhaps understanding it will help us do things and answer questions that we are still struggling with.

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    Oct 24 2013: I do not know much about Quantum Mechanics (not sure if anyone does :)) but doesn't it throw "materialism" out of the window and leave room other the probability of other forces that cannot be measured? Any thoughts?
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      Oct 24 2013: Quantum mechanics is different from your "spiritual forces". There is abundant scientific evidence for quantum theory and none for spiritual forces.
      But then. you probably should start to define what "spiritual force" means to you.

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