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Historical Contextual Analysis

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Scientific scrutiny has unveiled in many cases how our physical universe works-how, for example, rain clouds form and how blooming flowers follow the path of the sun through the sky each day-but this does not tell us why they do so. In fact, the question “why?” is extremely difficult to answer and pausing on this question reveals to us fundamental gaps in our modern understanding of the universe. Our ancestors certainly had less information at their disposal, but through rituals, myths, and traditions they preserved the wisdom of their culture, a culture representing tens of thousands of generations of human experience, the vast majority of which escapes the current historical
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