by Julius Eggeling | 1882 | 730,838 words | ISBN-13: 9788120801134
This is Satapatha Brahmana Fifth Kāṇḍa.Fifth Kāṇḍa.Fifth Kāṇḍa English translation of the Sanskrit text, including a glossary of technical terms. This book defines instructions on Vedic rituals and explains the legends behind them. The four Vedas are the highest authortity of the Hindu lifestyle revolving around four castes (viz., Brahmana, Ksatriya, Vaishya and Shudra). Satapatha (also, Śatapatha, shatapatha) translates to “hundred paths”. This page contains the text of the Fifth Kāṇḍath brahmana of kanda Fifth Kāṇḍa, adhyaya Fifth Kāṇḍa.