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Pàgina 11 - In the beginning there arose the source of golden light. He was the only born lord of all that is. He established the earth and the sky. Who is the God to whom we shall offer our sacrifice ? " He who gives life, He who gives strength ; whose blessing all the bright gods desire ; whose shadow is immortality ; whose shadow is death...
Pàgina 11 - Wherever the mighty water-clouds went, where they placed the seed and lit the fire, thence arose He who is the only life of the bright gods. Who is the god to whom we shall offer our sacrifice ? " He who by His might looked even over the water-clouds, the clouds which gave strength and lit the sacrifice, He who is God above all gods.
Pàgina 11 - I add only one more hymn, in which the idea of one God is expressed with such power and decision, that it will make us hesitate before we deny to the Aryan nations an instinctive monotheism (RV x.
Pàgina 11 - There was no space, no life, and lastly, there was no time, no difference between day and night, no solar torch by which morning might have been told from evening.
Pàgina 10 - Jupiter, which is the name they give to the whole circuit of the firmament. They likewise offer to the sun and moon, to the earth, to fire, to water, and to the winds.
Pàgina 15 - The horse proceeds to that assembly which is most excellent : to the presence of his father and his mother, (heaven and earth). Go, (Horse), to-day rejoicing to the gods, that (the sacrifice) may yield blessings to the donor.
Pàgina 10 - Monotheist edged the unity of the Godhead. The religion of the Persians was, of all the Gentile forms of faith, the most simple and the most spiritual. Their abhorrence of idols was pushed almost to fanaticism. " They have "no images of the gods, no temples, no altars, and " consider the use of them a sign of folly.
Pàgina 11 - In the same hymn one verse occurs which boldly declares the existence of but one Divine Being though invoked under different names (RV i. 164, 46). " ' They call (him) Indra, Mitra, Varuna, Agni ; then he is the well- winged heavenly Garutmat ; that which is One the wise call it many ways ; they call it Agni, Yama, Matarisvan.
Pàgina 1 - ... place in history. It might therefore be Justly said that India has no place in the political history of the world...