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Ayurveda (science of life)Source: Asian Agri-History: Paśu Āyurvēda (Veterinary Medicine) in Garuḍapurāṇa
Mustard (is Sanskrit: sarṣapa) is used in the protection rites of Horses (Aśvarakṣaṇa), according to Āyurveda sections in the Garuḍapurāṇa.—For the Rakṣa (protection) Revanta-pūjā, (worship of God Revanta) homa (sacrificial offerings) and dvija-bhojana (feeding of Brahmins) should be performed in favor of the horse. And a compound made up of following drugs should be tied round the neck of the horse [e.g., sarṣapa (mustard)] [...].
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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Full-text (+636): Sarshapa, Rajasarshapa, Siddhartha, Siddharthaka, Gaurasarshapa, Rajika, Sarshapataila, Sitasarshapa, Krishnasarshapa, Priyangu, Tikshnaka, Sarisapa, Krishnika, Bhutanashana, Siddhaprayojana, Jhali, Tantubha, Madhyayava, Yava, Kushthanashana.
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Manusmriti with the Commentary of Medhatithi (by Ganganatha Jha)
Verse 8.134 < [Section XXIII - Measures]
Verse 8.133 < [Section XXIII - Measures]
Verse 8.131 < [Section XXIII - Measures]
Indian Medicinal Plants (by Kanhoba Ranchoddas Kirtikar)
71. Cheiranthus Chieri, Linn. < [Brassicaceae or Cruciferae (mustards family)]
74. Farsetia Jacquemontii, H.f. and T. < [Brassicaceae or Cruciferae (mustards family)]
Women in the Atharva-veda Samhita (by Pranab Jyoti Kalita)
5e. Hymn to Guard a Pregnant Woman from Demoniac Forces < [Chapter 2 - The Strīkarmāṇi Hymns of the Atharvaveda]
2. Rites Related to Birth (e): Sīmantonnayana < [Chapter 5 - Women in the Rites and Rituals of the Atharvaveda]
Vedic influence on the Sun-worship in the Puranas (by Goswami Mitali)
Sun-worship Vratas (51) Sarṣapa-saptamī < [Chapter 5 - Rituals Related to the Sun-Worship in the Purāṇas]
Sun-worship Vratas (11) Kamala-saptamī < [Chapter 5 - Rituals Related to the Sun-Worship in the Purāṇas]
Sun-worship Vratas (52) Siddhārthakādi-saptamī < [Chapter 5 - Rituals Related to the Sun-Worship in the Purāṇas]
Chaitanya Bhagavata (by Bhumipati Dāsa)
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