The one Vedic verse which modern Hindus quote most frequently is the third quarter (caraNa) of Rigveda 1.164.46 ‘ Ekam sad viprãh bahudhã vadanti (it is of One Existence that the wise ones speak in diverse ways). The full mantra reads as follows: Indram mitram varuNam agnim ãhuh, atho divyah sa suparNo garutmãn, ekam sad [...]