The book is a modern English translation of the Rig Veda Samhitaa - the most ancient document. This is a word for word translation so as to enable the learned readers to contemplate the meaning of the Mantras themselves. The text is written in easy conversational modern English. The Series has been divided into 4 volumes. The book is a must for the scholars and the shelves of all the libraries.
The book is the third volume in the series. It deals with Mandala 7 and 8 of the Rig Veda Samhitaa.
The Seventh Mandala consists of 104 Sooktas and 840 Mantras, presented by Rishi Wasishtha and his descendants. Most of the eighth Mandala has been presented by Rishi Kanwa and his descendants.
Dr. Prasanna Chandra Gautam alongwith Mr Mahesh Chand Maheshwari published Rigveda Samhita Yatharth Anuvad Parichay, giving word for word Hindi translation of two hundred mantras of Rig Veda.
About The Author : Dr. Prasanna Chandra Gautam :
A former senior physician and Head of his department in the University group of Hospitals, Aberdeen University, Aberdeen, Scotland (UK), he has already translated all the Mantras of the Rig Veda in English which was published by BVB in four huge volumes during 2014-15. He is an accomplished author of several works on the Rig Veda in Nepali and English languages. He lives in Aberdeen.