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ṛg Veda

David Leeming

in A Dictionary of Asian Mythology

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195120523
Published online January 2002 | e-ISBN: 9780199891177
ṛg Veda

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The ṛg Veda (after ṛks meaning mantra) is the oldest of the collections ( saṃhitās) of Indo-Aryan (

Reference Entry.  217 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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