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Define Darkness?

  1. RKHenry profile image78
    RKHenryposted 8 years ago

    Define Darkness?

  2. danmayerisgod profile image71
    danmayerisgodposted 8 years ago

    This is a complex question. To answer it, we first need to understand what is meant by 'darkness'. What does the word imply? People use it for many things, and they're all right. The fact of the matter is, the word darkness encompasses more than any... read more

  3. MNichopolis profile image58
    MNichopolisposted 8 years ago

    Albert Einstien once defined it fairly simply (during a college class discussion, I believe).

    He simply said (roughly), "Darkness is the absence of light". Another way to put it is that darkness is not a property, but light is. Darkness is simply the absence of this light.

    His definition works, both physically (in physics), and psychologically/spiritually/emotionally.

    Spiritually, the idea is that "those with darkness in their hearts", simply "have not seen the light".

  4. gmwilliams profile image87
    gmwilliamsposted 4 years ago

    What is darkness?  Darkness is solely dependent upon WHO defines it.  Darkness is DIFFERENT things to different people. It can be unnerving & claustrophobic.  It can be evil.  It can be the rebel! read more