|Etymology/ Definition||सम् – ऋ|
|Literary Meaning||Sam + Ri – to cause to come in to conflict or collision,|
M / W – provoking ; war , battle
|Implied Meaning||It is hostile encounter between the two persons.|
|Elaboration||Aahava is an encounter between two people, which induces perspiration in a person as it causes exertion. It causes perspiration without using heat directly. This type of Svedana is call as Anagni ( Anaagneya ) Sveda .|
Charaka has discribed several methods to induce sweating without directly using fire. Wrestling is one of Anagni Sveda as individual get sweat profusely after workout and gets effects of Svedana . Anagni Svedana indicated in Medaavrita and Kaphaavrita Vaata .
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