The Sanskrit word 'Veda' means 'Knowledge. All human-beings are born ignorant by nature hence they need proper knowledge and guidance for proper living in this world. There are four Vedas namely Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samaveda and Arharvaveda revealed by Omnipresent, Omniscient, Omnipotent GOD in the beginning of the creation for benefit and upliftment of all mankind. One must read and follow the teachings of the Vedas. For more info. visit 'Arya Samaj'.