The Rig Veda: Anthology

The Rig Veda: Anthology : An Anthology of One Hundred and Eight Hymns

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The earliest of the four Hindu religious scriptures known as the Vedas, and the first extensive composition to survive in any Indo-European language, "The Rig Veda" (c. 1200-900 bc) is a collection of more than 1,000 individual Sanskrit hymns. A work of intricate beauty, it provides unique insight into early Indian mythology and culture.show more

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  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 126 x 192 x 15mm | 280g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • bibliography, index
  • 0140444025
  • 9780140444025

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