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Vedas

Four books forming the Hindu sacred texts.
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When Brahma, or the God of Gods, saith the Shaster, resolved to recreate the world after one of its periodical dissolutions, he gave birth to Vishnoo, to preside over the work; but the Vedas, or mystical books, whose perusal would seem to have been indispensable to Vishnoo before beginning the creation, and which therefore must have contained something in the shape of practical hints to young architects, these Vedas were lying at the bottom of the waters; so Vishnoo became incarnate in a whale, and sounding down in him to the uttermost depths, rescued the sacred volumes.
The hydra of the Romancero and some other hybrid forms, the Vedas and the Nibelungen bristle further on.
The Vedas say, "All intelligences awake with the morning.
11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday at the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance, suggested looking back to the Vedas in a bid to combat climate change.
Many of them believe that the Vedas, Puranas, Upanishads and other scriptures are the words of God and are filled with scientific facts.
He further said that the Vedas speak of equality, universal peace, tolerance, non-violence, welfare and brotherhood and there is nobody superior or inferior, according the Vedas.
Larios examines the body of texts known as the Vedas, the cornerstone of Brahmanical traditions and thus of Hinduism, but his main concern is with the brahmanas, the people who carry them in their head.
This includes Vedas, Upanishads, Mahabharat and Ramayan.
Ali was speaking as she launched her Nude skincare range at Vedas Beauty in Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin.
In addition to this, principles have been found in the Vedas after research by scholars at the Govardhan Matha ( Puri).
Pari V, "The Vedas and Buddhism," discusses the issues that distinguish the philosophy of early Buddhism and Jainism from the Vedas.
The Way Of Vastu: Creating Prosperity Through The Power Of The Vedas by Michael and Robin Mastro is a dynamic easy-to-use reference of the many explorations of Indian Feng Shui.