All About Bharatiya Sanatana Dharmam otherwise known as Hinduism : 2.1.1.



CHAPTER 2. HINDU SCRIPTURES : 1.1

1.The Scriptures : 1.

1. The Srutis :


The Pratishakhyas, Padapathas, Kramapathas, Upalekhas, Anukramanis, Daivatsamhitas, Parishishtas, Prayogas, Paddhatis, Karikas, Khilas and Vyuhas are further elaborations in the rituals of the Kalpa Sutras.


Among the Kalpa Sutras, the Asvalayana, Sankhyana and the Sambhavya belong to the Rig-Veda. The Mashaka, Latyayana, Drahyayana, Gobhila and Khadira belong to the Sama-Veda.

The Katyayana and Paraskara belong to the Sukla Yajur-Veda.

The Apastamba, Hiranyakesi, Bodhayana, Bharadvaja, Manava, Vaikhanasa and the Kathaka belong to the Krishna Yajur-Veda.

The Vaitana and the Kaushika belong to the Atharva-Veda.

Next : 2. The Smritis :

Swami Sivananda
 To be continued  ....


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