I always like to do a little research on the side when a great topic like this comes up.
Does this explain the cover-up of knowledge for thousands of years?
I came across a facinating story called:
"The Nine Unknown Men".
"...the Emperor founded the society of the Nine to preserve and develop knowledge that would be dangerous to humanity if it fell into the
It is said that the Emperor Asoka once aware of the horrors of war, wished to forbid men ever to put their intelligence to evil uses.
During his reign natural science, past and present, was vowed to secrecy.
Henceforward, and for the next 2,000 years, all researches, ranging from the structure of matter to the techniques employed in collective psychology,
were to be hidden behind the mystical mask of a people commonly believed to be exclusively concerned with ecstasy and supernatural phenomena.
Asoka founded the most powerful secret society on earth: that of the Nine Unknown Men.
These books each deal with a different branch of potentially hazardous knowledge. Traditionally, the books are said to cover the following
The Nine Books
1. Propaganda and Psychological warfare
is a concerted set of messages aimed at influencing the opinions or behavior of large numbers of
people. Instead of impartially providing information, propaganda in its most basic sense presents information in order to influence its audience.
It is the most dangerous of all sciences, as it is capable of moulding mass opinion. It would enable anyone to govern the whole world.
is the study of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of living organisms.
The book of The Nine included instructions on how to perform the "touch of death (death being caused by a reversal of the nerve-impulse)." One
account has Judo being a product of material leaked from this book.
, and, according to more recent speculation, Biotechnology. In some versions of the myth, the waters of the Ganges are purified
with special microbes designed by the Nine and released into the river at a secret base in the Himalayas.
Multitudes of pilgrims, suffering from the most appalling diseases, bathe in them without harming the healthy ones. The sacred waters purify
everything. Their strange properties have been attributed to the fact that they contain bacteriophages. But why should these not be formed in the
Bramaputra, the Amazon or the Seine?
, including the transmutation of metals. In India, there is a persistent rumor that during times of drought or other natural
disasters temples and religious organizations receive large quantities of gold from an unknown source.
The mystery is further deepened with the fact that the sheer quantity of gold throughout the country in temples and with kings cannot be properly
accounted for, seeing that India has few gold mines.
including communication with extraterrestrials
. The Vaiminaka sastra is said to contain the instructions necessary to build a Vimana
, sometimes referred to as the
"ancient UFOs of India."
, the capacity to travel at enormous speeds through spacetime fabric, and time-travel; including intra- and inter-universal
, the capacity to increase and decrease the speed of light, to use it as a weapon
by concentrating it in a certain direction
, including rules concerning the evolution of societies and how to predict their downfall.
There is much more to this story, including who the suspected nine were.
Myth or Reality?
Source: History of India