The Joyous Meditation Teachings of Lorin Roche


Homa-Oblation


mahāśūnyālaye vahnau bhūtākṣaviṣayādikam |
hūyate manasā sārdhaṃ sa
homaś cetanāsrucā || 149 ||


homa
hóma [p= 1306,1] [L=264521]
the act of making an oblation to the devas or gods by casting clarified butter into the fire (» deva-yajña and IW. 245) , oblation with fire , burnt-offering , any oblation or sacrifice (ayuta-h° , " a sacrifice of 10 ,000 burnt-offerings to the planets ") AV. &c &c
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