The Vedas are the most scared books of the Aryas and ancient indian culture. It is also the oldest scriptures of Hinduism. The language of the vedas is sanskrit. There are four Vedas : Rig Veda, Yajur Veda, Sam Veda and Atharva Veda. Vedas knowledge are direct from God.
Vedas are also known as sruti, means, what is heared. Before the beginning of time the four Rishis were enlightened and the Vedas were first revealed or realized after intense meditation by the four ancient sages (Rishis) - Agni, Aditya, Vayu and Angira.
The fundamental message from the Vedas is to do utmost good and to promote welfare of the world as a whole. In other words, Vedas teach us to promote physical, spiritual and social development of entire mankind without any distention of caste, colours, creed, religious race or sex. Vedas promote universal education, Vedas promote universal brotherhood and do not allow tolerating terrorism of any kind whatsoever, Vedas do no allow killing of any live entity.