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Ornate lintel over mantapa entrance in Chennakeshava temple, Belur

Solved Mysteries: Hidden Secrets of Hindus Extracting Source of Energies in Temples, Vedic Knowledge at its Best

The religious texts of the Vedic Period provide evidence for the use of large numbers. By the time of the last Veda, the Yajurvedasaṃhitā (1200-900 BCE), numbers as high as 10^12 were being included in the texts. For example, the mantra (sacred formula) at the end of the annahoma ("food-oblation rite") performed during the aśvamedha, and uttered just before-, during-, and just after sunrise, invokes powers of ten from a hundred to a trillion. The Satapatha Brahmana (9th century BCE) contains
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