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Aranyagavaya, aka: Aranya-gavaya, Araṇyagavaya; 1 Definition(s)


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In Hinduism

Āyurveda (science of life)

Araṇyagavaya (अरण्यगवय)—Sanskrit word for an animal “(wild) gaur”. This animal is from the group called Kūlacara (‘shore-dwellers’). Kūlacara itself is a sub-group of the group of animals known as Ānupa (those that frequent marshy places).

Source: archive.org: Sushruta samhita, Volume IĀyurveda book cover
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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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