. The oldest Veda is
A: Rig Veda
B: Yajur Veda
C: Sama Veda
D: Atharva Veda
- Rig Veda was composed during the vedic period, around 3500 years ago.
- Oldest of vedas is Rig Veda. They are the oldest surviving literature of Ancient India.
- Rig Veda consists of 10 books, known as mandals and has 1028 hymns.
Hence, the correct option is A: i.e. Rig Veda.