This translation is unique in several ways. This is the first time that the Devanagari text, transliteration and the English translation are printed side by side.
The format is so arranged that the meaning of each word can be figured out with relative ease. This book contains the first two Kandas namely Kanda 1 and Kanda 2 of TS.
The two Kandas in this book have a total of 1580 mantras of which 575 are metrical verses (Riks), the remaining 1005 being in rhythmic prose (Yajus).
This book deals with a recension (shakha) of Yajur Veda, with the name of Krishna Yajur Veda Taittiriya Samhita, indicated as KYTS or simply as TS.
Table of Contents:
- Part I - Introductory Essays
- Part II - Text, Transliteration & Translation
- Part III - Indices
About the Author:
Dr. R.L. Kashyap is Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University, Lafayette, Indiana in USA. He had his masters degree form Indian Institute of science, Bangalore and obtained Ph.D. form Harvard University. He is the recipient of many international awards. He has authored more than 350 research papers. He has guided more than 50 Ph.D. Scholars. He has written extensively on Veda. He has given the word-meaning of all the verses from the first 121 suktas of Rig Veda. He has to his credit six major books on the Veda. He is the Honorary Director of Sri Aurobindo Kapali Sastry Institute of Vedic culture, Bangalore.