agnihotra

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit अग्नि (agni, Agni) +‎ होत्र (hotra, sacrifice, burnt offering)

Noun[edit]

agnihotra (plural agnihotras)

  1. (Hinduism) A Vedic yajña (ritual or sacrifice) mentioned in the Atharvaveda and performed in orthodox Hindu communities.

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