[INDOLOGY] Soma substitute in 1975 Agnicayana

Collins, Brian collinb1 at ohio.edu
Thu Sep 9 20:11:40 UTC 2021

Dear All,

Can anyone identify the plant used as soma in Altar of Fire? I can’t find that information in AGNI and it is presumably neither ephedra nor wild rue. 


Assoc. Prof. Brian Collins
Department Chair and Drs. Ram and Sushila Gawande Chair in Indian Religion and Philosophy
Department of Classics and Religious Studies
234 Ellis Hall
Ohio University
Athens, Ohio
740-597-2103 (office)

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