Bot Daniel, you are but a fool. The Richa 10.58.3 doesn’t mean that earth has four corners and is flat. You are as illiterate in Sanskrit as Griffith. Read below to know the truth naysayer. Cc @sankrant @Sanjay_Dixit @TVMohandasPai @GitaSKapoor
2/n The Richa reads as below:
यत्ते भूमिं चतुर्भृष्टिं मनो जगाम दूरकम्।
तत्त आ वर्तयामसीह क्षयाय जीवसे॥


Although thy spirit have gone far away to the four-quartered earth, we bring back that (spirit) of thine to dwell here, to live (long).
3/n The Sanskrit term used is “चतुर्भृष्टिं” which refers to “Four Directions” and not 4 corners as Griffith claims it to be & you idiotically refer that.

Now let me give you references of translation by indigenous Sanskrit scholars👇🏼
4/n Translation by Pandit Trivedi (refer scanned image below). Pandit Trivedi’s translation talks about four-directions.
5/n Translation by Shriram Sharma; also talks about four directions (scanned image below)
6/n Translation by Jayadev Sharma also talks of four directions.
7/n Now let me tell you, all those well-regarded scholars (to whom I have quoted) who translated Rigveda must be knowing that ‘चतुर्भृष्टि’ could mean “Four-cornered” but they didn’t transalated it so because of a very strong reason.
8/n And the reason is Satapatha Brahmana (the text which explains Rigveda). Actually, Satapatha Brahmana is a Brahmana Shakha of Rigveda which explains the rituals and terms used in Rigveda.
9/n And Satapatha Brahmana clearly says that the “four corners” of Earth are nothing but “four quarters” which means “four directions“.

The very text clearly explains that Vedic seers considered four-directions as four-corners.
10/n Vedic seers neither considered Earth as flat nor they imagined any corner of Earth but they just called Four-directions as Four-corners.

Daniel even you aren’t even of how to read Rig Veda & don’t even know Sanskrit. Like this all your replies are as stupid as this.
N/n Daniel you are always caught in first tweet itself of n nos of them. And then when I respond your first one with few tweets you take another day to respond with more lies. Grow up buddy. Learn Sanskrit to discuss Vedas. Cc @mini_707070 @_NAN_DINI
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