The Vedic Period – Notes
Oldest Books In The World
The Rig Veda, one of the oldest books in the world, was composed nearly 3,500 years ago.
The Rig Veda was written in Vedic Sanskrit.
The Rig Veda contains 1028 hymns that praise different gods and goddesses.
The Rig Veda also contains various hymns for cattle, horses and children.
How Men Became Rulers
The Sama Veda, Yajur Veda and Atharva Veda throw light n the society that existed during the later Vedic Period.