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Etymology/ Definitionपेया यवाग्वपरपर्याया सिक्थसमन्विता विरलद्रवा । सु.सू.४६/३४४ डल्हण
ReferenceS.Su.46/342,344 D`alhan`a
Literary MeaningM / W – any drink mixed with a small quantity of boiled rice
Implied MeaningIt is a dietary article prepared from grains or rice. It contains small quantity of boiled rice.
ElaborationIt is the second step in a dietary regime in post Panchakarma management, which promotes sweating ( Sveda Vardhaka ), Agni , and is Basti S`hodhinee ( bladder purifier, diuretic ). It pacifies hunger, thirst and lassitude due to its hydrating and nourishing attributes ( A. H. Su. 6 / 25, S. Su. 46 341 D`alhan`a ).
SynonymsYavaagoo ( S. Su. 46 / 344, D`alhan`a )
Contemporary ColloquialRice gruel with minimally cooked grains

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