Lightning; Gods and sciences

  title={Lightning; Gods and sciences},
  author={Chandima Gomes and Ashen Gomes},
  journal={2014 International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP)},
  • C. Gomes, Ashen Gomes
  • Published 4 December 2014
  • Philosophy
  • 2014 International Conference on Lightning Protection (ICLP)
This paper gives an account on the historical and regional social concepts on the natural atmospheric phenomenon of the lightning phenomenon. It explores the divine concepts induced on lightning by various communities. The investigation also looks into the mythical beliefs with the objective of analysing how such conceptual aspects affect the promotion of scientific rationales of lightning safety and protection in such societies. The facts presented explain the reasons that prevent some… 

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