|We are told that the earth formed by accretion of cosmic dust billions of years ago.
|In addition, each of the Jinas was associated with a specific period of cosmic time.
|Our planet is incessantly bombarded with a rain of cosmic rays, charged stable particles, such as protons and electrons.
|But each rotation around the cosmic wheel is changed by expanding and escalating technology.
|Among the Buddhist Kalmucks of Siberia, Meru becomes Sumeru, a vast pyramidal mountain rising from the cosmic ocean.
|Very early in the study of high-energy physics the only source of high energy particles was in cosmic rays.