Garlic (was: re: Gestation (was re: mathematics etc.))

Dominik Wujastyk ucgadkw at
Sat May 31 08:31:27 UTC 1997

Sorry, Garlic is also praised strongly within the ayurvedic tradition.
There is the famous La"suna text in the Bower manuscripts, of course, and
the even fuller chapter in the Kasyapasamhita, which even includes a
description of an annual Garlic Festival (la"sunotsava).

All the best,

Dominik Wujastyk               Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine
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