Definitions

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  • n. The basic metrical (mantra) text of a Veda.
  • n. One of a collection of post-Vedic texts.

Etymologies

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Sanskrit saṃhita joined, collected.

Examples

  • Written about in an Ayurvedic text called the Charaka Samhita, this technique is helpful in healing many conditions, including asthma, headaches, aches and pains, and diabetes.

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  • The first mention of the plant is in the Charaka Samhita, the revered ancient text on Ayurveda, dating from the first century A.D., where brahmi is prescribed as a cure for mental retardation leading to psychosis.

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  • If you want to help the smaller guys, websites of non-profit organizations like Mumbai-based GiveIndia and Samhita , and Delhi-based Charities Aid Foundation India , provide a range of options of charities that work in various fields.

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  • GiveIndia and Samhita also take care of a common question donors have: "Hey I gave the money – whatever happened to it?" says Priya Naik, chief executive officer at Samhita.

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  • All these aggregators -- GiveIndia, Samhita and Charities Aid Foundation India -- do some basic due diligence into the legitimacy of the non-profits listed on their sites, primarily by assessing their financial and legal documents.

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  • Samhita.org, launched in 2010, follows a model similar to GiveIndia and currently has around 100 non-profits on its website.

    This Diwali, Stop Hesitating and Donate

  • The Gheranda Samhita, another classical Sanskrit text in the form of a dialogue between a legendary sage and an aspiring student, hints at a more practical approach.

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  • Pope to recieve potentially 5 millions condoms in the mail. by Samhita, at Feministing

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  • UPDATE: Both Samhita and I have noticed that the conversation has drifted a bit from hip hop.

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  • The note that Samhita just slipped to me across the table says it all:

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