Category: Bronze Age

Philosopher India – A step towards Myth discovery

The Iron Age – Kaliyug

The KaliYug (Iron Age)

The Yug Cycle tells us that we are now living in the Kali Yug. according to Indian Myths the age of darkness, when morality and mental capabilities reach their lowest point in the end of Yug cycle. The Great  Indian epic, Mahabharata describes the Kali Yuga as the period when the “World Soul” is Black in color, only one quarter of morality remains, which slowly fade to zero .The KaliYug (Iron Age) was preceded by three others Yugas: SatYug (Golden Age), Treta Yug (Silver Age) and the Dwapara Yug (Bronze Age).  in Sanskrit scriptures, this  is the “Age of Downfall”, that is the fourth stage of the world development that we are currently in. According to the astronomer and the  mathematician Aryabhatta the KaliYug started in 3102 BC. He finished his book “Aryabhatta” in 499 AD in which he gives the exact year of the beginning of KaliYug.