Sentence Examples


  • Three hymns in the Rig Veda are addressed to him.
  • 4 For examples of the lofty morality sometimes attributed to the gods, see Max Muller, Hibbert Lectures, p. 284; Rig-Veda, ii.
  • The Veda, it is true, does not usually dilate much on the worst of these adventures.
  • The Veda contains devotional hymns; we can no more expect much narrative here than in the Psalms of David.
  • 2 On the whole subject, Dr Muir's Ancient Sanskrit Texts, with translations, Ludwig's translation of the Rig Veda, the version of the Satapatha-Brahmana already referred to, and the translation of the Aitareva-Brahmana by Haug, are the sources most open to English readers.