Questioning the Divine: The Creator in the Rig Veda

The question that has stood out most in my mind as I've been exploring the Rig Veda and other early Hindu scriptures has been on the conception of the Divine laid out in these texts. They way they conceptualize and relate to the Divine is very different, surprisingly so. In this post I've given an … Continue reading Questioning the Divine: The Creator in the Rig Veda

Vedic Conceptions of Creation

I'm currently working on an introductory interpretation of the Vedic conception of creation for a class. I hope to share my thoughts on this subject later, but for now, here are three amazing suktas discussing Creation (the act and the manifestation), the Great Mystery, and the Deity. Kudos to whoever can guess my angle on … Continue reading Vedic Conceptions of Creation