Sentence Examples


  • Haviryajnas (meat-offerings), consisting of oblations (ishti) of milk, butter, cereals or flesh, and somayagas or oblations of the juice of the soma plant.
  • In the worship the drink prepared from the haoma (Indian soma) plant had a prominent place.
  • (Original.) soma agrees in form and number of somites with the abdomen of a Hexapod, and the tracheal stigmata present certain agreements in the two cases.
  • Thus he is director of the sun's horses; he is guardian of soma, the sacred liquor, and therefore is regarded as the heavenly physician, soma being a panacea.
  • It corresponds to the soma plant (Asclepias acida) of the ancient Aryans of India.