samhita


  • Moon-Plant Sacrifice in Sama Vedas

    Moon-Plant Sacrifice in Sama Vedas

    The Samhita of the Sama Veda consists of a series of verses telling the story of the moon-plant sacrifice which is also named Somayaga. The Sama Veda is composed of different prayers to the deities who are supposed to honor the ceremony with their presence. The ceremony starts by preparing the moon-plant juice. The first…