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Understanding The Universe Within The Body

Dalvinder Singh Grewal

Jan 3, 2010
Understanding the Universe within the Body
by Col Dr Dalvinder Singh Grewal

The human body is a form of the universe. It has the same fundamental content as is in the
universe. All the body forms are from the same God. All the bodies are from the same energy. It
is the same energy in all the bodies. All the forms, figures and castes are only the figments of the
mind. They are all bound with the same thread.

The body is like a town; in the fortress of the town God has settled Himself. Inside the fortress of
the town there are countless shops. He himself takes care of all of these. The fortress of the body
can be described as consisting of the physical body, the energy body, the mind body and the soul.
The physical body consists of countless body cells, bacteria, DNA, virus, genes etc., all living
within each body. These all are the tiny living beings that perform their own assigned functions
within the body. The physical body is not in a condition to perform without the active support
of the energy body and without the guidance from the mind. The energy body is the pranic body
which makes the physical body to function. More the energy more is the capacity and capability
to perform. To perform rightfully in the desired direction the energy body needs to be control.
The mind controls the energy body like a regulator. The mind performs this through receipt of
information; analysis of the same and utilization of it for the assigned task. It has a set of veins in
which the flow of controlled information to various body parts.

In the physical body the blood cells are nano-robots performing the functions of carriers. These
are red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. Together, these ten hundred kinds of blood
cells add up to a total 45% of the blood tissue by volume, with the remaining 55% of the volume
composed of plasma, the liquid component of blood. Red blood cells are primarily for carrying
oxygen and some carbon dioxide through the use of hemoglobin and have a lifetime of about 120
days. They also distribute the vital force to the body as required and directed. They also help
control the flow of water in the body. White blood cells or leukocytes are cells of the immune
system involved in defending the body against both infectious disease and foreign materials.
They live for about 3 to 4 days in the average human body. Leukocytes are found throughout the
body, including the blood and lymphatic system.

A virus is a small infectious nano-machine that can replicate only inside the living cells of
organisms. Viruses infect all types of organisms, from animals and plants to bacteria and
archaea. About 5,000 viruses have been described in detail, although there are millions of
different types. Viruses are found in almost every ecosystem on Earth and are the most abundant
type of biological entity. Virus consist of two or three parts: the genetic material made from
either DNA or RNA, long Molecules that carry genetic information; a protein coat that protects
these genes; and in some cases an envelope of lipids that surrounds the protein coat when
they are outside a cell. The average virus is about one one-hundredth the size of the average
bacterium. Most viruses are too small to be seen directly with a light microscope

DNA, RNA and protein are the smallest nano-machines. DNAs and RNA are more like
compacted nano-computer. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid) is a nucleic acid containing the

genetic instructions used in the development and functioning of all known living orgnisms
(with the exception of RNA viruses). The DNA segments carrying this genetic information
are called genes. DNA sequences have structural purposes, or are involved in regulating the
use of this genetic information. Along with RNA and proteins, DNA is one of the three major
macromolecules that are essential for all known forms of life. DNA consists of two long
polymers of simple units called nucleotides, with back bones made of sugars and phosphate
groups joined by ester bonds. These two strands run in opposite directions to each other and are
therefore anti-parallel. Attached to each sugar is one of four types of molecules called nucleo-
basis (informally, bases). It is the sequence of these four nucleo-bases along the backbone
that encodes information. This information is read using the genetic code, which specifies the
sequence of the amino acids within proteins. The code is read by copying stretches of DNA into
the related nucleic acid RNA in a process called transcription.

RNA or Ribonucleic acid is one of the three major macromolecules (along with DNA and
proteins) that are essential for all known forms of life. Like DNA, RNA is made up of a long
chain of components called nucleotides. Each nucleotide consists of a nucleo-base a ribose sugar,
and aphosphate group. The sequence of nucleotides allows RNA to encode genetic information.
All cellular organisms use messenger RNA (mRNA) to carry the genetic information that directs
the synthesis of proteins. In addition, many viruses use RNA instead of DNA as their genetic
material. Some RNA molecules play an active role in cells by catalyzing biological reactions,
controlling gene expression, or sensing and communicating responses to cellular signals. One of
these active processes is protein synthesis, a universal function whereby mRNA molecules direct
the assembly of proteins on ribosomes. This process uses transfer RNA (tRNA) molecules to
deliver amino acids to the ribosome, where ribosomal RNA (rRNA) links amino acids together
to form proteins. The chemical structure of RNA is very similar to that of DNA, with two
differences: (a) RNA contains the sugar ribose, while DNA contains the slightly different sugar
deoxyribose (a type of ribose that lacks one oxygen atom), and (b) RNA has the nucleobaseuracil
while DNA contains thymine. Unlike DNA, most RNA molecules are single-stranded and can
adopt very complex three-dimensional structures.

Proteins are the nano-catalysing machines that are essential parts of organisms and participate
in virtually every process within cells. Many proteins are enzymes that catalyse biochemical
reactions and are vital to metabolism. Proteins also have structural or mechanical functions,
such as actin and myosin in muscle and the proteins in the cytoskeleton, which form a system
of scaffolding that maintains cell shape. Other proteins are important in cell signaling, immune
responses, cell adhesion and the cell cycle. Proteins are also necessary in animals' diets, since
animals cannot synthesize all the amino acids they need and must obtain essential amino acids
from food. Through the process of digestion, animals break down ingested protein into free
amino acids that are then used in metabolism.

Bacteria are a large domain of prokaryotic microrganisms. There are approximately ten times as
many bacterial cells in the human flora as there are human cells in the body, with large numbers
of bacteria on the skin and as gut flora. Typically a few micrometres in length, bacteria have
a wide range of shapes, ranging from spheres to rods and spirals. Bacteria are present in most
habitats on Earth, growing in soil, acidic hot springs, radioactive waste, water, and deep in the
Earth’s crust, as well as in organic matter and the live bodies of plants and animals, providing

outstanding examples of mutualism in the digestive tracts of humans, termites and {censored}roaches.
There are typically 40 million bacterial cells in a gram of soil and a million bacterial cells in a
millilitre of fresh water; in all, there are approximately five nonillion (5×1030) bacteria on Earth,
forming a biomass that exceeds that of all plants and animals. Bacteria are vital in recycling
nutrients, with many steps in nutrient cycles depending on these organisms, such as the fixation
of nitrogen from the atmosphere and putrefaction. In the biological communities surrounding
hydrothermal vents and cold seeps, bacteria provide the nutrients needed to sustain life by
converting dissolved compounds such as hydrogen sulphide and methane. The vast majority of
the bacteria in the body are rendered harmless by the protective effects of the immune system
and a few are beneficial. However, a few species of bacteria are pathogenic and cause infectious

The universe within our body is thus beyond our count or even beyond our imagination.
However realizing the dependency of one part on the other is also very important. The body parts
function as per the directions of the mind; conveyed through the various cells to the DNAs who
further activate the parts to perform. The mind however, is not the sole controller of the body.
The mind is controlled by the soul. The soul is a minuscule of the Grand soul prevalent in the
entire universe. It helps to understand the Grand soul. Soul and Grand soul have a permanent
link. The orders received from the Grand soul to the soul and conveyed to the body through the
mind. The final control of the soul lies with the Grand soul and control of the mind lies with the
soul. The mind controls the energy system of the body which energizes and moves the body as
per received direction. This grand link of Grand Soul---soul----mind----energy body------physical
body provides a continuity of control. The soul controls and harmonizes the mind and the body
and directs to the Grand soul wherefrom we get the knowledge of the universe outside. Inside
and outside there is the same fundamental content and in continuity. We must understand within,
understanding the soul first and then look out thereafter to understand the universe. The entire
universe thus can be understood from within since this lookout is the realization that whatever is
in the universe is within our bodies as well.
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