84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཀ་ཤི། | Glossary of Terms

    ཀ་ཤི།

    ka shi

    kāśa

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Saccharum spontaneum. A species of tall grass, native to the Indian subcontinent, topped by beautiful long feather-like white panicles. It is used in religious ceremonies, Ayurvedic medicine, and also for making mats, roofs, and so on.