What Is Love According to Science, Philosophy and Religion?

By | July 15th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The most popular Google search of last year was the question: “What is Love?” And the Guardian newspaper asked five “experts” to answer it. A physicist, a psychotherapist, a philosopher, an author of romantic novels and a nun gave their answer to the question about Love, from their personal perspective of the subject. The Physicist “Love is chemistry” (Answers Jim Al-Khalili, theoretical physicist and writer). Biologically, Love is an intense neurological condition, such as hunger or thirst, but more permanent. We say that love is blind or we talk about love being blind or unconditional, meaning that we cannot control it. But again, this is not particularly surprising, since Love, is basically