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Vṛṣagandhā, aka: Vrisha-gandha; 1 Definition(s)

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Vṛṣagandhā (वृषगन्धा) is another name for Jīrṇadāru, which is a Sanskrit word referring to Argyreia nervosa (Hawaiian baby woodrose), from the Convolvulaceae family. It is classified as a medicinal plant in the system of Āyurveda (science of Indian medicine) and is used throughout literature such as the Suśrutasaṃhita and the Carakasaṃhitā. The synonym was identified in the Rājanighaṇṭu (verses 3.117), which is a  13th-century medicinal thesaurus.

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