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Part of the requirement of a Vedic śrauta ritualist, an independent, animal (he-goat) sacrifice performed half-yearly or yearly, requiring six priests. It originated as part of the agniṣṭoma rite, where it continues to be performed as a constituent part of soma sacrifices. See also prakṛti (2).

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