Essentials of Atharva Veda

Rs.125.00

Pages :  vi + 105

Size :  1/8 Demy

Cover :  Paper Back

ISBN : 81-7994-020-9

This book throws light the on views and achievements of the Vedic age which are relevant even today. The Atharva Veda gives unique principles of education, health and longevity, family life, vastu, polity and governance, selection of spouse, marriage etc.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

(i) Welcome Note/ iv

(ii) Abbreviation/ vi

1. Why Read Atharva Veda? / 1

2. An Overview: Chapter Summaries / 5

3. Words of Wisdom (subhashita-s) / 10

4. Vedic Education / 18

5. Healing and Healthy Longevity / 33

6. Peace, Bliss and Abundance / 43

7. Gods and their Psychological Powers / 46

8. Inner Yajna / 51

9. Polity and Governance / 54

10. Protection in Conflicts: Inner and Outer / 60

11. Selection of Spouse and Marriage / 62

12. Family Life / 68

13. Vastu, Home and its Construction / 75

14. Professions and Caste / 80

15. Food, Ray-Cows and Horse: Symbolism / 84

16. Rain / 91

17. Time, Decimal System and Infinity / 94

18. Spiritual and Philosophical Hymns / 96

19. The Hymn to the Earth / 103

20. Conclusion / 126

Appendices

1. The Sanctity of AV and the Negative View / 127

2. Various Topics and Sukta numbers / 131

3. Mantra-s quoted in this book / 136

4. Transliteration Scheme / 137

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