Four Vedas

Four Vedas


  • Author: Maharishi Vyas
  • Release Date : 2020-06-01
  • Genre: Hinduism
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The Vedas (/ˈveɪdəz, ˈviː-/;Sanskrit: वेद veda, "knowledge") are a large body of religious texts originating in ancient India. Composed in Vedic Sanskrit, the texts constitute the oldest layer of Sanskrit literature and the oldest scriptures of Hinduism.Hindus consider the Vedas to be apauruṣeya, which means "not of a man, superhuman"[web 1] and "impersonal, authorless". Vedas are also called śruti ("what is heard") literature, distinguishing them from other religious texts, which are called smṛti ("what is remembered"). The Veda, for orthodox Indian theologians, are considered revelations seen by ancient sages after intense meditation, and texts that have been more carefully preserved since ancient times.In the Hindu Epic Mahabharata...

Divine Message of God to Mankind Vedas

Divine Message of God to Mankind Vedas


  • Author: J.M. Mehta
  • Release Date : 2011-08-29
  • Genre: Hinduism
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Divine Message Of God To Mankind Vedas by J.M. Mehta This book, Divine of Message God to Mankind VEDãS is an outcome of a deep study of the main teachings of the four Vedas and broadly contains their essence. The meaning of VEDA is KNOWLEDGE. The teachings of the Vedas represent the original knowledge believed to have been given by God to mankind, at the time of creation. The four Vedas – Rig, Yajur, Sama and Atharva are the fountain head of ancient Indian philosophy, traditions and practices. The Vedãs are supposed to contain all true knowledge in seed form. It is enjoined upon mankind to study, understand, develop and propagate this knowledge for individual and universal welfare. The VEDIC KNOWLEDGE is the key to material as well as spiritual h...

The Vedas
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The Vedas


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  • Publisher : Book Tree
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1585092231


The Vedas Book Description :

"This book is an overview of The Vedas, the holy book of Hindus. The most important Hymns are quoted in full; extracts are also included from the Brahmanas, the part of The Rig Veda that guides the Brahmans, the highest class of priests, in Vedic ceremonies. Also included is a section on the Arya Samaj, a later westernized version that is shown to be inaccurate, covered in the Appendix."--from the foreward....

Key to the Vedas

Key to the Vedas


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Mikhail Mikhailov
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9789856701873


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The Vedas

The Vedas


  • Author : Jon William Fergus
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-01-10
  • Genre: Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1541294718


The Vedas Book Description :

The present volume is an unabridged compilation of all four Vedas (Rig, White and Black Yajur, Sama and Atharva). Four of the translations are from Ralph Griffith, with the remaining (black yajur) from Arthur Keith. The texts have been proofed and all Sanskrit terms updated and synced between versions. An Index-Dictionary of Sanskrit terms has been published as a second volume: ISBN: 978-1541304079. From the foreword: The Vedas (from the root vid, "to know," or "divine knowledge") are the most ancient of all the Hindu scriptures. There were originally three Vedas-the Laws of Manu always speaks of the three, as do the oldest (Mukhya) Upanishads-but a later work called the Atharvaveda has been added to these, to now constitute the fourth. The name Rigv...

Discovering the Vedas

Discovering the Vedas


  • Author : Frits Staal
  • Publisher : Penguin Books India
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0143099868


Discovering the Vedas Book Description :

In this unprecedented guide to the Vedas, Frits Staal, the celebrated author of Agni- The Vedic Ritual of the Fire Altarand Universals- Studies in Indian Logic and Linguisticsexamines almost every aspect of these ancient sources of Indic civilisation. Staal extracts concrete information from the Oral Tradition and Archaeology about Vedic people and their language, what they thought and did, and where they went and when. He provides essential information about the Vedas and includes selections and translations. Staal sheds light on mantras and rituals, that contributed to what came to be known as Hinduism. Significant is a modern analysis of what we can learn from the Vedas today- the original forms of the Vedic sciences, as well as the perceptive wis...

The Vedas
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The Vedas


  • Author : Roshen Dalal
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2014-04-15
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9788184757637


The Vedas Book Description :

Your essential guide to the Vedas When were the Vedas written, and why? Who were the people who composed them? Where did they come from, how did they live? Questions, conjectures and debates go hand in hand with the Vedas, the sacred keystone texts of Hinduism. Now, noted historian Roshen Dalal sifts through centuries of information and research to present, in a straightforward and succinct manner, an account of the Vedas that is authoritative yet accessible, thus appealing to both scholars and lay readers. In this book, key insights into the Vedas are complemented by a celebration of the poetry that lies within the texts. Using socio-economic data and archaeological and linguistic research, the author introduces us to the Vedic era, enabling us to u...

Message Of The Vedas

Message Of The Vedas


  • Author : B.B. Paliwal
  • Publisher : Diamond Pocket Books (P) Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2005-12
  • Genre: Vedas
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8128811797


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The Vedas

The Vedas


  • Author : Surendra Kumar Sharma
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2006*
  • Genre: Hinduism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCAL:B5063072


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The Rig Veda

The Rig Veda


  • Author : Ralph T. H. Griffith, Translator
  • Publisher : Library of Alexandria
  • Release Date :
  • Genre:
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  • ISBN 10 : 9781465579492


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Positive Sciences in the Vedas

Positive Sciences in the Vedas


  • Author : Dharma Deva Mehta
  • Publisher : New Delhi : Arnold Heinemann Publishers, India
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Genre: Science, Ancient
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015005298149


Positive Sciences in the Vedas Book Description :

Interpretation of some Vedic passages as evidence for the existence of science among the ancient Hindus....

The Celestial Key to the Vedas
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The Celestial Key to the Vedas


  • Author : B. G. Sidharth
  • Publisher : Inner Traditions / Bear & Co
  • Release Date : 1999-10
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0892817534


The Celestial Key to the Vedas Book Description :

A leading astronomer offers conclusive evidence, based on astronomical information encoded in the Rig Veda, that a thriving civilization existed in India as early as 10,000 B.C....