A number that signifies luck and prosperity
6/2/2015 12:15:34 PM
|written By : S B S Surendran|
From time immemorial, symbols have had great influence and even before the evolution of the numeral system, the use of hieroglyphs has been in existence. It is said that from ancient India evolved the decimal system. Historians trace modern numerals in most languages to the Brahmi numerals, which were in use around the middle of the 3rd century BC.
Research into the science of ancient Vaastu and Vedic astrology reveals that numbers have a deeper meaning and unique strength. The science of Feng Shui also has its roots in numbers and the basis of this is symbolically represented by Yin and Yang, which in modern times corresponds to the binary digits of “1 and 0”.
In Vedic astrology and Feng Shui out of the numerals 1 to 9 the number 8 has a special meaning and position. Even modern day computer processors evolved from 8 and its multiples from 8 bit, 16 bit, 32 bit to 64 bit etc