Since even the ancient peoples (Indians and Greeks) were aware of the atom as the fundamental ingredient of matter, this effectively suggests that these five elements are fundamental in nature. The building blocks of all matter are now known to exist thanks to contemporary study, according to a statement from the India March for Science, an association of Indian scientists.
Given this information, the claim that Panchamahabhoot are the fundamental ingredient is likely to provoke disdain and even mockery from the international community as to the level of scientific understanding of India and its scientists.
In fact, the idea of a “luminiferous ether” – a substance that permeated all of space – was popular in the late 19th century. The Michelson-Morley experiment, which established that light travels at constant speed in all inertial frames and laid the foundation for the special theory of relativity, invalidated this idea, which had been completely rejected by the community. scientific for a very long time, the scientists claimed.