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Definition of "veda" []

  • Any or all of the most ancient sacred writings of Hinduism, esp the Rig-Veda, Yajur-Veda, Sama-Veda, and Atharva-Veda (noun)

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Use "veda" in a sentence
  • "But usually the term veda applies only to the four collections (Samhitas) of hymns and prayers composed for different ritualistic purposes: the"
  • "By the way, the same word, bóveda, is used to describe the shape of the heavens ... la bóveda del cielo."
  • "VEDAS: spiritual texts that provide the foundation to Hinduism and its way of life; veda is Sanskrit for “knowledge”"
  • "VEDAS: spiritual texts that provide the foundation to Hinduism and its way of life; veda is Sanskrit for “knowledge”"
  • "Vastu, which is the inspiration behind the Chinese tradition of feng shui, originated in the Indian subcontinent during the flourishing Vedic civilization, which many scholars and archaeologists now date back as early as 6000 B.C. The word Vedic comes from veda, a Sanskrit word that means “knowledge.”"
  • "According to the Bhagavad-gītā (2.42, 7.15), mistaken mundane educators are known as veda-vāda-rata and māyayāpahṛta-jñāna."