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Excerpt from Hymns From the Rigveda: Edited With Sayanas Commentary, Notes, and a TranslationThe Hymns from the Rigveda in this volume are those appointed to be read by candidates for the degree of B. A. In the University of Bombay- and the book is... MoreExcerpt from Hymns From the Rigveda: Edited With Sayanas Commentary, Notes, and a TranslationThe Hymns from the Rigveda in this volume are those appointed to be read by candidates for the degree of B. A. In the University of Bombay- and the book is little more than an attempt to furnish students here with the material without which anything like a full study, or commencement of study, of the Rigveda is hardly now practicable. I h0pe it may be accepted as a text-book in other Universities, in India or elsewhere, where Sanskrit is studied. But my primary object has been to fulfil a pledge, given I do not like to think how long ago, when I induced the University of Bombay to lead the way in making some knowledge at least of the Rigveda part of the ordinary qualification for a degree in. Sanskrit.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.