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FROM INDUS TO INDEPENDENCE: A TREK THROUGH INDIAN HISTORY Part 6

Canberra, 19 January 2013   OF HINDUISM, THE CONCEPT OF TIME, AND THE VARNA SYSTEM The Vedic form of belief and worship is the precursor to modern Hinduism. The Vedic mode of worship consisted of the performance of sacrifices (yajna) to the accompaniment of the chanting of Rig Vedic verses and other songs. The word […]

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