The Atharva veda is a book of knowledge compiled last in the series of chatur veda. It derives its name from Sanskrit word ‘Atharvaveda’ which means procedures for everyday life.
SamaVeda means knowledge of songs. It is among chatur-veda in liturgical order next to Rigveda.
Large numbers of suktas have existed in the ancient vedas for healing and the expansion of life. Consequently Ayurveda, the initiation of medication in antiquated and medieval India is known as an upaveda or assistant Veda of Atharva Veda.