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YajurVeda

Yajurveda consists of prose mantras. It is a compilation of ritual offering formulas that were said by a priest while an individual performed ritual actions such as those before the yajna fire.The earliest and most ancient layer of Yajurveda samhita includes about 1,875 verses, that are distinct yet borrow and build ...

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SamaVeda

SamaVeda Samhita consists of 1549 stanzas, taken almost entirely (except for 75 mantras) from the Rigveda.The Samaveda samhita has two major parts. The first part includes four melody collections (gāna, गान) and the second part three verse “books” (ārcika, आर्चिक).A melody in the song books corresponds to a verse in the ...

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RigVeda

The Rigveda  is an ancient Indian collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns. It is one of the four canonical sacred texts (śruti) of Hinduism known as the Vedas. The text is a collection of 1,028 hymns and 10,600 verses, organized into ten books (Mandalas).A good deal of the language is still obscure ...

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ArthVeda

The Atharveda  is the “knowledge storehouse of atharvāṇas, the procedures for everyday life”. The text is the fourth veda, but has been a late addition to the Vedic scriptures of Hinduism.The Atharvaveda is composed in Vedic Sanskrit, and it is a collection of 730 hymns with about 6,000 mantras, divided into ...

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