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Old 29-09-2014, 12:50 AM   #34
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Michelangelo's Asa-Jehoshaphat-Joram. The man on the left is generally considered to be Jehoshaphat...

The Ashvamedha (Sanskrit: अश्वमेध aśvamedhá; "horse sacrifice") was one of the most important royal rituals of Vedic religion, described in detail in the Yajurveda (TS 7.1-5, VSM 22–25 and the pertaining commentary in the Shatapatha Brahmana ŚBM 13.1–5). The Rigveda does have descriptions of horse sacrifice, notably in hymns RV 1.162-163 (which are themselves known as aśvamedha), but does not allude to the full ritual according to the Yajurveda..As per Brahma Vaivarta Purana (185.180), the Ashvamedha is 1 of 5 rites forbidden in the Kali Yuga, the present age...

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