Sentence Examples

  • The spirit of Vedic worship is pervaded by a devout belief in the efficacy of invocation and sacrificial offering.
  • In the later Vedic period he is specially connected with the nocturnal heavens.
  • Macdonell, Vedic Mythology (Strassburg, 1897).
  • Or philosophic theology may penetrate to an abstract conception of deity, like the Babylonian 'iluth, or the Vedic devatva and asuratva; and some seer may have the courage and insight to formulate the principle that " the great asuratva of the devas is one " (R.
  • Ultimately in post-Vedic mythology he becomes the Hindu Neptune.