Vedās (Means: Knowledge)

Vedās are the treasure house of knowledge. Basic principles of modern science like physics, chemistry, biology, medicine and astronomy as also mathematics are hidden between the Vedic hymns composed in crisp Sanskrit language.

There are four VEDĀS

  1. RIGVEDA
  2. YAJURVEDA
  3. SĀMAVEDA
  4. ATHARVA VEDA

There are 4 UPAVEDĀS:

  1. ĀYURVEDA (Life Sciences)
  2. DHANURVEDA (Martial Arts)
  3. GĀNDHARVA VEDA (Music, Dance etc)
  4. STĀPATYA VEDA (Engineering & Architecture)

There are six VEDĀNGA SĀSTRĀS:

  1. SIKSHA (Phonetics)
  2. KALPAM (Code of Conduct of Yajnas)
  3. VYĀKARANAM (Grammar)
  4. NIRUKTAM (Etymology)
  5. CHANDASS (Prosody)
  6. GANITAM (Astronomy & Astrology)

STĀPATYA VEDAM:

  1. VĀSTU SĀSTRA (Architecture)
  2. MATHEMATICS