CREMATION AND TOMBSTONES IN RIG VED
exact time period of Rig Ved is debatable but it is considered as
one of the oldest text of Aryans. It covers many different subjects
and also about Burial, Cremation and Tombstones.
let me clear that Vedic Sanskrut is different than spoken Sanskrut.
Vedic Sanskrut is more complicated and its translation in English
is completely different than Hindi moreover even Hindi language
translations contain different words which changes entire meaning.
is because people have translated Veds according to their understanding
below given Mantras are from Rig Ved Mandal 10, Sukt 18. It contains
total 14 Mantras.
Book name is :
English translation according to H. H. Wilson & Bhasya of Sayanacarya
& Revised with as exhaustive Introduction and notes by
by Parimal Publications
Revised Edition 2001
given below Mantras shows that Aryans were buried as well as cremated
and their ashes were buried.
Aryans lived you will see ancient Tombstones as it has been a part
of Aryan culture.
to above given Rig Ved Sukt 18, Mantra 4 i.e. 8964 about Tombstone.
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