Basic teachings of Hindu Scriptures (Part One)

By: Rasamandala Das (ISKCON). The aim of Hindu Scriptures is to gradually elevate man from a state of ignorance (tamas) to a state of pure goodness (çuddha-sattva). Ignorance is opposed to goodness. In ignorance, affected by material desires, anger, hate and greed, one becomes illusioned. An illusioned man cannot understand what is what. Instead of […]

Take a Quiz on Hindu Scriptures

Take a Quiz on Hindu Scriptures Please enter your email: 1. Which of the following is the oldest Veda?  Atharva Veda  Sam Veda  Rig Veda  Yajur Veda Rigveda The Rigveda is the oldest work, which is probably from the period of 1900 to 1100 BC. It is a collection of 1,028 Vedic Sanskrit hymns and 10,600 verses in all, […]