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The Rig-Veda is a collection of religious incantations used in the performance of various Hindu rituals/ceremonies.

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How did hindus originally transmit the rig-veda?

By word of mouth

How do Hindus treat the rig-veda?

The general perception is that most religious incantations used in the performance of various Hindu rituals/ceremonies have their origins in the Vedas.

Who composed rig veda?

Rig Veda was composed by a families of seers or rishis.

The Gayatri Mantra of which Veda?

Rig Veda

What was the rig veda composed of?

The Rig Veda is composed of 1028 hymns in ancient Sanskrit. The title means "the knowledge (veda) that has been laid down in verses (rig)."

How does the rig veda affect hindus tradition today?

Vedas was the foundation of Hinduism. They showed the Ancient knowledge to people of Hinduism.

Which is the oldest veda?

Rig Veda is the first Veda of the four Vedas.

Gayatri mantra is from which veda?

Gayatri mantra is from Rig Veda, Mandala 3, Hymn 62 and verse 10 (Rig Veda 3.62.10)

What are the names of the four Vedas?

Rig Veda , Atharva Veda , Sama Veda , Yajur Veda.

Which one is first Veda?

Rig Veda is the first Veda of the four Vedas.

What was the Rid-Veda?

Hey first spell it right it is Rig Veda.

Four holy book of Hindu?

Rig Veda, Athar Veda, Yug Veda, and Sama Veda

The description of the caste system is found in which Veda?

Rig Veda

What is the name of oldest veda?

Rig veda [by PRABHAT SIR]

How many 'mandala' are there in Rig Veda ..10 or 14?

There are 10 mandalas in the Rig Veda.

How is the Rig Veda important to people who practice Hinduism?

I think it was because the Hindusim was more useful then Rig Veda.

What is the rgveda?

It is the Rig Veda and not rgveda. In Hinduism, there are four such vedas, Rig Veda-the oldest, Sama veda, Atharva Veda and the Yajur Veda. These are considered to be sacred and they enlighten a human on how to lead a life peacefully and what salvation means.

What are the names of the five sacred texts?

Vedas, the Rig Veda, Sama Veda, Yajur Veda and Atharva Veda.

What is Rig-Veda?

This is the first known book to human kind.

What is the earliest indo-aryan literary source aatharva veda bsama veda crig veda dyajur veda?

rig veda

Where can someone find information about Rig Veda?

Rig Veda has it's own website online. There are also many books written about the Rig Veda. You can purchase one at Books a Million, Barnes and Noble, or your local religious book store. You can also purchase a copy of Rig Veda: The Book of Mantra from Amazon online.

Veda contains hymns dealing with spells and magical charms?

rig veda

Aryan religious text?


Which was the oldest of 4 vades?

Rig veda

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