Consider the following statements:

  1. The Atharvaveda deals with peace and prosperity of human society and contains the procedures for everyday life
  2. The Samaveda is the Veda of melodies and chants

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

The Sama Veda is the Yoga of Song. It consists of various hymns of the Rig Veda put to a different and more musical chant. The Atharvaveda deals with peace and prosperity of human society and contains the procedures for everyday life.

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