अग्न्याधान

SanskritEdit

EtymologyEdit

अग्नि (agni, fire) +‎ आधान (ādhāna, placing on, kindling)

NounEdit

अग्न्याधान (agnyādhānan

  1. the placing of the fire on the altar (KaushBr.)
  2. the ceremony of preparing the three sacred fires for oblation

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sir Monier Monier-Williams, A Sanskrit-English dictionary etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1898, page 0006
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