Abil: 2 definitions
Abil means something in the history of ancient India, biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geographySource: Shodhganga: A translation of Jhaverchand Meghanis non translated folk tales
Abil refers to “A white colored fragrant powder generally used in an auspicious ceremony”.—It is defined in the glossary attached to the study dealing with Gujarat Folk tales composed by Gujarati poet Jhaverchand Meghani (1896-1947)
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Abil in Cameroon is the name of a plant defined with Cola acuminata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Edwardia acuminata (P. Beauv.) Kuntze (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1994)
· Meletemata Botanica (1832)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1986)
· Flore d’Oware (1805)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2008)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Abil, for example side effects, chemical composition, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, extract dosage, health benefits, have a look at these references.
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Search found 3 books and stories containing Abil; (plurals include: Abils). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
Chapter 25 - Full Kajali Vrat < [Part 3 - Kankavati]
Chapter 13 - Vanadiya Ni Varta < [Part 3 - Kankavati]
The Kakavin and Serat Kandas < [Jan - Feb 1939]
The Golden Age of Hindu-Javanese Art < [November-December 1932]
From under the Dust of Ages (by William St. Chad Boscawen)