Hinduism

Sama Veda

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Definition
Liturgical Hindu text

The Sama Veda ("Wisdom of the Chants") is a liturgical work consisting primarily of selections from the Rig Veda. It was chanted in fixed melodies by the adhvaryu priests and contains about 2,000 verses.

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Title Sama Veda
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Last UpdatedJanuary 29, 2021
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MLA Citation “Sama Veda.” ReligionFacts.com. 29 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021. <religionfacts.com/sama-veda>