"If scientific analysis were conclusively to demonstrate certain claims in Buddhism to be false, then we must accept the findings of science and abandon those claims," he writes. No one who wants to understand the world "can ignore the basic insights of theories as key as evolution, relativity and quantum mechanics."
Friday, September 16, 2005
What the wise man says
Review of the Dalai Lama's new book, The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality.
Posted by Isabella Kratynski at 11:42 pm