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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 2
Now the point of any study of how much we share in our search for the Deity must be in what shared behaviors should we expect? For the purposes of the community of A Mystical Grove, this must be in how we revere and cherish Nature in all its manifold...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Hinduism: An Overview
Hinduism is believed to be the oldest organized religion in the world. It ranks as the third largest religion in the world after Christianity and Islam.
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru

Rig Veda is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Rig Veda books and related discussion.

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Keith Brigg's Rigveda samhita edition, 10 mandalas in nagari script without transliteration.
The Hymns of the Rigveda
translated the Rigveda and many other Vedic and Sanskrit texts into English.
Rigveda-Samhita edited by R.L. Kashyap - Complete Text in
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Sage Angiras explained further that the lower knowledge is the Rig Veda, the Rig, Yajur, Saama and Atharva samhithAs constitute the four VedA samhithAs.
Nine Signs of Christ In Rigveda??
According to these tracts and books, Rigveda gives nine signs of Christ. Quotations are given in their books to show how these nine signs match Christ exactly.

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'Just married' at 81 years!
An expert on the Vedas, especially Rigveda, Joshi, who preferred to chant the mantras himself at his wedding ceremony, said he has an extensive collection of Vatsyayan's Kamasutra.
“A Journey Through River Vitasta”
Commonly known as river Jhelum it is referred to as Vitasta in the Rigveda – the holy scriptures of the Indo-Aryans. It is not just a story about a river, but of the people and the land that are tied intimately to its flow.
Impact of Hinduism and Buddhism in the World
The Rig Veda, the most ancient Hindu scripture, says: "Truth is one, but the sages speak of it by many names." A Hindu believes there are many paths to God. The most traditional, conservative Christians have not been taught to think like this.
Relics of religious tolerance
The name "Gandhari" is mentioned in the Rig Veda and ancient inscriptions dating back to the Achaemenians of Persia. The Behistun inscription listing the territories of King Darius (519BC) includes Gandhara along with Bactria and Thatagush.
Brahminism, Hindutva And The Dalit Question
'This understanding of the rishi and king alliance propounded in the Rig Veda', he ordains, 'can serve as a guide and inspiration to the future for India and the polity.

Suggested Web Resources

Rigveda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rig Veda Index
Rig Veda, tr. by Ralph T.H.
Hymns from the Rig Veda
English translation of selected hymns about deities mentioned in the Rig Veda.
Rig Veda: 1200-900 BC
The Rig Veda translation by Griffith, Introduction
This is a complete English translation of the Rig Veda by Griffith Introduction.

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