Who really knows?
Who will here proclaim it?
Whence was it produced? Whence is this creation?
The gods came afterwards, with the creation of this universe.
Who then knows whence it has arisen? —- Nasadiya Sukta , Rig Veda , Wikipedia
Does it pay to be a Fence Sitter? It does at times. Undecided voters or fence sitters in any election are a big deal. No Democrat Presidential Candidate ever cares to Campaign in New Jersey a blue state as the Democrats have it in their ticked column even before the start of the presidential election. In Short all presidential elections in America are focused on wooing fence sitters in so called bellwether states. In the Political landscape the Undecided ultimately tilt the result one way or the other. Somewhere else in the theological domain the fence sitters who don’t take any unequivocal position about their belief in God are addressed by the fancy word “Agnostic” a person who claims neither belief nor disbelief in God”. Leaving the Theists and Atheists aside most of the people are fleeting Theists or Fleeting Atheists in the guise of Agnostics as the situation demands.
Science always had an uneasy relationship with Religion and most of the Scientists known for their sacrosanct respect for evidence are often mistaken for Atheists by the Society as a whole. Society misunderstands scientist’s quest for existential evidence of God as an Atheists claim for the non-belief in God. In fact most of the scientists are Agnostics as they argue there is no evidence for existence of God. Continue reading Agnosticism And Gnosticism. The Contrasting Theological Positions Of The Two Famous Carl’s: The Famous Astronomer Carl Sagan And The Psycho Analyst Carl Jung.