Vedic


Vedic

Vedic may refer to:

* the Vedas, the oldest preserved Indo-Aryan texts
** Vedic Sanskrit, the language of these texts
** Vedic period, during which these texts were produced
** the Historical Vedic religion, of which the Vedas record the liturgy
** Vedanga "auxiliary disciplines" explaining the Vedas

* Upaveda, traditional Hindu disciplines of scholarship
** Ayurveda (medicine)
** Gandharvaveda (music)
** Dhanurveda (martial arts)

*in modern usage, anything loosely related to Hindu tradition
** Hinduism in general
** Vedic science (disambiguation)
** Maharishi Vedic Medicine, based on Ayurveda
** Swami Bharati Krishna Tirtha's Vedic mathematics, system of mental calculation
** Vedic University (disambiguation)
** Vedic square, multiplication table
** Vedic metal, music genre

;Place names
*Vedic City, Iowa, U.S.

;Acronyms
* Video-enhanced differential interference contrast microscopy (VEDIC), microscope technique

ee also

*Veda (disambiguation)
*Fifth Veda


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  • vedic — VÉDIC, Ă, vedici, ce, adj. referitor la vede, al vedelor. – Din fr. védique. Trimis de cornel, 13.08.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  védic adj. m., pl. védici; f. sg. védică, pl. védice …   Dicționar Român

  • Vedic — 1840s, from VEDA (Cf. Veda) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Vedic — [vā′dik, vē′dik] adj. of the Vedas n. the Old Indic language of the Vedas, an early form of Sanskrit …   English World dictionary

  • Vedic — /vay dik, vee /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the Veda or Vedas. 2. of or pertaining to the Aryans who settled in India c1500 B.C., or to their literature or religion. n. 3. Also called Vedic Sanskrit. the language of the Veda, closely related to… …   Universalium

  • Vedic — adjective Date: 1848 of or relating to the Vedas, the language in which they are written, or Hindu history and culture between 1500 B.C. and 500 B.C …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Vedic — adjective /ˈveɪdɪk/ a) Of or pertaining to the Vedas b) Of or relating to the Sanskrit language of the Vedas …   Wiktionary

  • Vedic —    See Veda(s) …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • vèdic — vè|dic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Vedic — adj. of the Veda, of the sacred writings in Hinduism; of the Vedas, pertaining to each of the four books of the Veda …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Vedic — [ veɪdɪk, vi: ] noun the language of the Vedas, an early form of Sanskrit. adjective relating to the Veda or Vedas …   English new terms dictionary


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