cosmology and mount sumeru

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      Nicolas m

      hello ,

      Doesn’t the Pali Cannon speak of Mount Sumeru?
      if, yes, it does not go in contradiction with the knowledge of current science?

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      Yes. There are several issues where CURRENT science does not agree with Buddha Dhamma.

      But the number of such disagreements have shrunk over the past few hundreds of years.
      – In each case, science came to agree with Buddha Dhamma.
      – The track record is on the side of Buddha Dhamma.

      I have discussed this in several posts. See the recent post, “Interpretation of the Tipitaka – Gandhabba Example
      – Especially see #7, #8 and the references in #8.

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