Results for: Rigveda

In Hinduism

What is RigVeda?

Rigveda (a compound of ṛc "praise, verse" and veda "knowledge") is an ancient Indian sacred collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns. It is counted among the four canonical sac (MORE)
In Religion & Spirituality

Who is the god in rigveda?

There are symbolic gods in rigveda such as Indra,varuna are the symbol of rain fall. Usha ( morning) ,basu(earth ) . Rigveda indicates the animistic religion of the society in (MORE)
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Rigveda thathpurushaya vidmahe meaning?

Om Narayanaye Vidmahe Vasudevayedhi-Mahi Tan No Vishnu Prachodayat It means:-"Narayanaya Vidmahe"..meaning we will know Narayana..."Vasudevaya Dhimahi" meaning "we wi (MORE)
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How do historians study the Rigveda?

Historians read the literary sources carefully and take clues fromthem. On the basis of such information, they try to create an understanding ofthe socio-cultural political se (MORE)
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How is the rigveda used?

Rigved is one of the early Holy scriptures of the Hindus. Parts of it are recited as prayers and during festivals and religious occasions.
In Ancient Religions

Which is the religious text older than Rigveda?

The Rigveda is an ancient collection of Sanskrit hymns. There are not many writings that are thought to be older, but one religious text that may have this distinction is the (MORE)