The Vedas

Written By Roshen Dalal
The Vedas
  • Publsiher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 15 April 2014
  • ISBN : 8184757638
  • Pages : 424 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Vedas written by Roshen Dalal which was release on 15 April 2014, this book published by Penguin UK. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 understand the culture and philosophy that produced these ancient and sublime texts. • Based on original research and numerous authoritative sources, including auxiliary texts and early commentaries • Appendices featuring selected hymns from all four Vedas, and listing all the hymns that make up the Rig Veda • Conveniently cross-referenced with a wealth of information

The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Roshen Dalal
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2014-04-15
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : 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 ...

The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Book Tree
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : "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 ...

Axiological Approach to the Vedas

Axiological Approach to the Vedas
  • Author : Sahebrao Genu Nigal
  • Publisher : Northern Book Centre
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 131
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : A creative and systematic Axiology of Vedic ideas and ideals. It is an independent Axiological study which gives an integral system of values in the Vedas. The attempt made by the Author is novel and adventurous and its findings are profound. The author has made use of the well-known concept ...

The Celestial Key to the Vedas

The Celestial Key to the Vedas
  • Author : B. G. Sidharth
  • Publisher : Inner Traditions / Bear & Co
  • Release Date : 1999-10
  • Total pages : 170
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : 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....

Message Of The Vedas

Message Of The Vedas
  • Author : B.B. Paliwal
  • Publisher : Diamond Pocket Books (P) Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2005-12
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Key to the Vedas

Key to the Vedas
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Mikhail Mikhailov
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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An Account of the Vedas

An Account of the Vedas
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1892
  • Total pages : 159
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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The Teaching of the Vedas

The Teaching of the Vedas
  • Author : Maurice Phillips
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1895
  • Total pages : 240
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The Vedas Opinion of Their Authors and of Later Indian Writers in Regard to Their Origin Inspiration and Authority

The Vedas  Opinion of Their Authors  and of Later Indian Writers  in Regard to Their Origin  Inspiration  and Authority
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1861
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : Download or read online The Vedas Opinion of Their Authors and of Later Indian Writers in Regard to Their Origin Inspiration and Authority written by , published by which was released on 1861. Get The Vedas Opinion of Their Authors and of Later Indian Writers in Regard to Their Origin Inspiration and ...

The Vedas and Upanishads for Children

The Vedas and Upanishads for Children
  • Author : Roopa Pai
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2019-01-10
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : Three thousand years ago, deep inside the forests of India, a great ‘thought revolution’ was brewing. In those forest labs, the brightest thinker–philosophers contemplated the universe, reflected on ancient texts called the Vedas and came up with startling insights into questions we still don’t have final answers to, ...

The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Surendra Kumar Sharma
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006*
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Jon William Fergus
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-01-10
  • Total pages : 498
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : 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 ...

The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Chandrasekharendra Saraswati (Jagatguru Sankaracharya of Kamakoti)
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 258
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Summary : Transcript of discourses....

Know The Vedas At A Glance

Know The Vedas At A Glance
  • Author : Raj Kumar
  • Publisher : Pustak Mahal
  • Release Date : 2003-08-18
  • Total pages : 133
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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Summary : All of us have heard about the Vedas, but how many of us know what is there in them?In fact, scriptures and classics of any nation are its true heritage, laying a firm foundation for its people to follow.The Vedas are India s and the world s oldest ...

The Vedas

The Vedas
  • Author : Jeanine Miller
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 8184757638
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