Vedic Religion

Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Mon Jul 26 23:48:03 CDT 1999

On Mon, 26 Jul 1999, Sankar Khrish wrote:

> But what if one of the lost sAkhA had explicitly stated that women can
> chant vEdAs?

If it is lost then we canot say can we?

> Will not different sAkhAs be inconsistent?

Perhaps, perhaps not.  Again we cannot say.  As Anand mentioned there is
not a huge difference between the existent shakhas so we have no reason to
assume it will be the case with the lost ones.

> And we will
> never know because it is lost.

Obviously one can only argue and draw conclusions based on what one knows
not on what is unknown.

Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at>

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