1Ahmed M = "The basic scriptures of Hinduism, which are collectively referred to as "Shastras", are essentially a collection of spiritual laws discovered by different saints and sages at different points in its long history. "
2Ahmed M = "The Two types of sacred writings comprise the Hindu scriptures: "Shruti" (heard) and "Smriti" (memorized). "
3Ahmed M = "The major and most
popular Hindu texts include the Bhagavad Gita, the Upanishads,
and the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharata."