Vedic Studies

Vladimir Iatsenko and Nishtha

Hymns to Ashwins

(texts prepared and presented by Vladimir)

Rig Veda 5.76 – ṛṣi: atribhauma; devatā: aśvinīkumārau; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 24 August, 2010)

Rig Veda 5.75 – ṛṣi: avasyu ātreya; devatā: aśvinīkumāra; chanda: paṅkti – (Lecture given at IPI, 17 August, 2010)

Rig Veda 5.74 – ṛṣi: paura ātreya; devatā: aśvinīkumāra; chanda: anuṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 10 August, 2010)

Rig Veda 5.73 – ṛṣi: paura ātreya; devatā: aśvinīkumāra; chanda: anuṣṭup; Anuvāka VI – (Lecture given at IPI, 27 July, 2010)

Rig Veda 4.58 – ṛṣi: vāmadeva gautama; devatā: agniḥ sūryo vāpo vā gāvo vā ghṛtastutir vā; chanda: triṣṭup, 11 jagati – (Lecture given at IPI, 6 July, 2010)

Rig Veda 4.45 – ṛṣi: vāmadeva gautama; devatā: aśvinīkumāra; chanda: jagatī, 7 triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 15 June, 2010)

 

Hymns to Brihaspati

(texts prepared and presented by Nishtha)

Rig Veda 2.23 – ṛṣi: gṛtsamada (āṅgirasa śaunahotra paścād) bhārgava śaunaka; devatā: bṛhaspati, 1-5,9,11,17,19 brahmaṇaspati; chanda: jagatī, 15,19 triṣṭup; Anuvāka III – (Lecture given at IPI, 2 March, 2010)

Rig Veda 7.97 – ṛṣi: vasiṣṭha maitrāvarunī; devatā: bṛhaspati, 1 indra; 3,9 indrābrahmaṇaspatī, 10 indrābṛhaspati; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 16 February, 2010)

Rig Veda 6.73 – ṛṣi: bharadvāja bārhaspatya; devatā: bṛhaspati; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 9 February, 2010)

Rig Veda 4.50 – ṛṣi: vāmadeva gautama; devatā: bṛhaspati, 10-11 indrābṛhaspatī; chanda: triṣṭup, 10 jagatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 26 January, 2010)

 

Hymns to Rudra

(texts prepared and presented by Vladimir)

Rig Veda 2.33 – ṛṣi: gṛtsamada (āṅgirasa śaunahotra paścād) bhārgava śaunaka; devatā: rudra; chanda: triṣṭup; Anuvāka IV – (Lecture given at IPI, 19 January, 2010)

Rig Veda 1.114 – ṛṣi: kutsa āṅgirasa; devatā: rudra; chanda: jagatī, 10-11 triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 1 December, 2009)

Rig Veda 1.43 – ṛṣi: kaṇva ghaura; devatā: rudra, 3 rudra, mitrāvaruṇā, 7-9 soma; chanda: gāyatrī, 9 anuṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 24 November, 2009)

 

Hymns to Vishnu and Indra

(texts prepared and presented by Vladimir)

Rig Veda 6.69 – ṛṣi: bharadvāja bārhaspatya; devatā: indrā-viṣṇū; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 10 November, 2009)

Rig Veda 7.100 – ṛṣi: vasiṣṭha maitrāvaruṇi; devatā: viṣṇu; chandaḥ: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 3 November, 2009)

Rig Veda 7.99 – ṛṣi: vasiṣṭha maitrāvaruṇi; devatā: viṣṇu, indrāviṣṇū; chandaḥ: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 27 October, 2009)

Rig Veda 1.156 – ṛṣi: dīrghatamā aucathya; devatā viṣṇu, chanda: jagatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 20 October, 2009)

Rig Veda 1.155 – ṛṣi: dīrghatamā aucathya; devatā viṣṇu, 1-3 indrāviṣṇū; chanda: jagatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 13 October, 2009)

Rig Veda 1.154 – ṛṣi: dīrghatamā aucathya; devatā viṣṇu; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 6 October, 2009)

 

Hymns to the Maruts, the Mental Energies

(texts prepared and presented by Vladimir)

Rig Veda 5.52 – ṛṣi: šyāvāšva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: anuṣṭup, 6, 17 paṅkti – (Lecture given at IPI, 26 May, 2009)

Rig Veda 5. 53 – ṛṣi: šyāvāšva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: 1,5,10-11, 15 kakup; 2 bṛhatī, 3 anuṣṭup, 4 pura uṣṇik, 6-7, 13-14, 16 sato bṛhatī, 8, 12 gāyatrī – (Lecture given at IPI, 9, 16 June, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.54 – ṛṣi: šyāvāšva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: jagatī, 14 triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 23, 30 June, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.55 – ṛṣi: šyāvāšva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: jagatī, 10 triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 21 July, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.56 – ṛṣi: śyāvāśva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: bṛhatī, 3,7 satobṛhatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 28 July, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.57 – rsi: śyāvaśva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: jagatī, 7-8 triṣṭup; Anuvāka V – (Lecture given at IPI, 4 August, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.58 – ṛṣi: śyāvāśva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 11 August, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.59 – ṛṣi: śyāvāśva ātreya; devatā: marudgaṇa; chanda: jagatī, 8 triṣṭup – (Lecture given at IPI, 18 August, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.60 – ṛṣi: śyāvāśva ātreya; devatā: maruto ‘gnāmarutau vā; chanda: triṣṭup, 7-8 jagatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 23 August, 2009)

Rig Veda 5.61 – ṛṣi: śyāvāva ātreya; devatā 1-4, 11-16 marudgaṇa, 5-8 taranta mahiṣī śaśīyasī, 9 vaidadaśvi purumīḻha, 10 vaidadaśvi taranta, 17-19 dārbhya rathavīti; chanda: gāyatrī, nicṛt gāyatrī, 5 anuṣṭup, 9 satobṛhatī – (Lecture given at IPI, 1 September, 2009)

 

Hymns to Indra, the Divine Mind

(texts prepared and presented by Vladimir)

Rig Veda 5.29 – ṛṣi: gorivīti šākalya; devatā: indra, 9 prathamapāda, indra or ušanā; chanda: triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.30 – ṛṣi: babhru ātreya; devatā: indra and ṛṇañcaya (rājā); chanda: triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.31 – ṛṣi: avasyu ātreya; devatā: indra, 8 tṛtīyapāda indra or kutsa, caturthapāda indra or ušanā, 9 indra and kutsa; chanda: triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.32 – ṛṣi gātu ātreya; devatā: indra; chanda: triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.33 – ṛṣi: samvaraṇa prājāpatya; devatā: indra; chanda: triṣṭup; Anuvāka III

Rig Veda 5.34 – ṛṣi: saṃvaraṇa prājāpatya; devatā: indra; chanda: jagatī, 9 triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.35 – ṛṣi: prabhūvasu āṅgirasa; devatā: indra; chanda: anuṣṭup, 8 paṅkti

Rig Veda 5.36 – ṛṣi: prabhūvasu āṅgirasa; devatā: indra; chanda: triṣṭup, 3 jagatī

Rig Veda 5.37 – ṛṣi: atri bhauma; devatā: indra; chanda: triṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.38 – ṛṣi: atri bhauma; devatā: indra; chanda: anuṣṭup

Rig Veda 5.39 – ṛṣi: atri bhauma; devatā: indra; chanda: anuṣṭup, 5 paṅkti

Rig Veda 5.40 – ṛṣi: atri bhauma; devatā: indra, 5 sūrya, 6-9 atri; chanda: 1-3 uṣṇik, 5,9 anuṣṭup, 4, 6-8 triṣṭup