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Sampat (Dravya Sampat)

KeywordSampat (Dravya Sampat)
Etymology/ Definition संपदिति क्रिमिसलिलाद्यनुपहतत्वेन रसादिसंपत् । च,सू.९/७ चक्रपाणि
ReferenceC.Su.9/7 Chakrapaan`i
Literary MeaningM / W – containing ingredients
Implied MeaningSampat is a general term used to denote superior qualities of the following term. E. g. Dravya Sampat ( substance having superior qualities ), Danta Sampat ( good teeth ).
ElaborationQualities of Dravya are described in Charaka Samhitaa.
Dravya Sampat is one of the qualities of a substance to be used as medicine. It should be dry, devoid of insects and possess essential Rasa ( appropriate taste ).
In Kaas`hyapa Samhitaa , qualities of good teeth are comprehensively described. Teeth should be similar, regular, white, shining unctuous, devoid of any disease and fully developed. Their enamels should be similarly arranged, gums should be reddish in colour and strongly adherent to base ( Ghanasthira Moolataa ).
SynonymsSampatti Pras hasta Graahya

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