4 Hindu Vedas in English
By Finny Jacob
Published: July 15, 2013.
1) The Rigveda, containing hymns to be recited by the hotar, or presiding priest;
2) The Yajurveda, containing formulas to be recited by the adhvaryu or officiating priest;
3) The Samaveda, containing formulas to be sung by the udgatar or priest that chants;
4) The fourth is the Atharvaveda, a collection of spells and incantations, apotropaic charms and speculative hymns.