The Vedas and Purans

1. The oldest among the Vedas is the: A. Sama Veda B. Atharva Veda C. Rig Veda D. Yajur Veda Ans. Rig Veda 2. The Rig Veda is a book on: A. sacrificial prayers B. praise of gods C. mysticism and philosophy D. political, social, and religious life of the people of vedic age Ans: political, social, and religious life of the people of vedic age 3. Which More...

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Indica

Indica, The: written by Megasthenese, is the historical source of the period of Chandragupta Maurya. It gives a detailed account of the municipal administration of the Mauryas. The division of society into seven More...