Hindu scripture is not limited to a single book in the same way as other world faiths; however, the four Vedas may be considered the main, or at least the original and most authoritative "holy books." Otherwise, the Hind... More »

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The most holy of the Hindu books is written in Sanskrit and is referred to as the Vedas. Other holy scriptures in Hinduism are called the Upanisads, the Smrutis, the Puranas, the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. More »

The main religious texts of Hinduism are the Vedas, Ramayana, Mahabharata and Puranas. The Mahabharata is the longest Indian epic and includes the Bhagavad Gita. More »

The holy book in the Hindu religion is known as the Vedas. This holy book is written in the Sanskrit language. More »

Some basic Hindu beliefs are that there is one all-pervasive deity, that the Vedas and Agamas are sacred texts, and that there are both three worlds of existence and three cycles of creation. Hindus also believe in the l... More »

The Hindu Bible is called Shruti, and contains four subchapters called Vedas. The Vedas are religious texts that are the oldest written works in Hinduism, emerging approximately 2,500 years ago. The Vedas contain prayers... More »

The Vedas are the sacred texts on which Hinduism is based. The Vedas are further divided into four sections: Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samaveda and Artharvaveda. More »