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Etymology/ Definitionक्षालने विशद:। अ.हृ.सू १/१८ हेमाद्रि
ReferenceS.Su.46/524, A.H.Su.1/18 Hemaadri
Literary MeaningM / W – clear , clean
Implied MeaningThis attribute mainly acts to evacuate or separate adherent Kapha Dosha from Srotas ( body channels ). This cleansing action is called Kshaalana Dravya, with this capacity is called Vis`hada .
ElaborationIt is one of the 20 attributes ( Vims`hati Gun`a ). With cleansing kind of action it reduces Kapha Dravya having Kashaaya ( astringent ) taste posses this cleansing property. E. g. honey.
Action of this Gun`a is to increase Vaata by decreasing Kapha Pichchhilatva ( slimy property ) of a substance is removed by Kshaalana capacity of Vis`hada attribute.
This attribute is generated from Teja Prithvee Aakaas`ha , and Vaayu Mahaabhoota . E. g. Kshaara ( caustic alkalise )

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