Cosmos ,Sanatan Dharma.Ancient Hinduism science.
When the Hindu calculation of the present age of the earth and the expanding universe could make Professor Holmes so astonished, the precision with which the Hindu calculation regarding the age of the entire Universe was made would make any man spellbound.
“Opposed to these ideas of a definite beginning were the more abstract conceptions of Indian philosophers, who regarded
Time and the Earth as eternal. To determine the age of the earth, or to express the actual problem with more accuracy, to measure the duration of geological time, became a definite scientific aspiration only during the last century.
The ultimate purpose of Geology is essentially to elucidate the history of the earth, a record of which is imperfectly written in the stratified and igneous rocks to which access is possible. ” Source:https://archive.org/details/ageofearth00holmuoft