in spirit it is not only entirely different from the Rig-Veda,, but represents a much more primitive stage of thought. While the Rig-Veda deals almost exclusively with the higher gods, as conceived by a comparatively advanced and refined sacerdotal class,... A History of SANSKRIT LITERATURE - Page 45by ARTHUR A MACDONELL - 1900Full view
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John Murdoch, Thomas Henry Huxley - Christianity and other religions - 1903 - 509 pages
...only entirely different from the RigVeda, but represents a much more primitive stage of thought. Whije the Rig-Veda deals almost exclusively with the higher...with notions about witchcraft current among the lower grade of the population, and derived from an immemorial antiquity. Taken as a whole, it is a heterogenous...