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haoma

(ˈhəʊmə)
n
(Plants) another name for hom
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Noun1.haoma - leafless East Indian vine; its sour milky juice formerly used to make an intoxicating drink
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
genus Sarcostemma, Sarcostemma - succulent subshrubs or vines; tropical and subtropical India and Africa and Malaysia
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This tenement is also located within 2km of the historic Haoma Auraria open pit for gold.
26, Haoma is said to be girded with it on the high mountains.
On 26 March 2012 Atlas announced that it had entered into a binding Heads of Agreement to acquire the remaining 25% of the iron ore rights on the relevant Daltons Joint Venture tenements from Haoma Mining (see announcement of 26 March 2012 for further details).
The ancient Persian haoma is cognate with the Vedic homa or fire rites that accompany the soma of the Brahmins.
El Avesta nos dice que el Haoma fue dado por un dios en la cima del monte Haraithi, parte del macizo de Elburs, al sur del mar caspio.
Members of the church revere cannabis as both a sacrament and a deity, identifying it with the Zoroastrian haoma and the Vedic soma.
Vale la ocasion para denotar que ese elemento liquido a menudo posee tambien connotaciones selenicas, como apuntamos en un escrito anterior, a proposito del sorna indio y del haoma iranio.
El conjunto luna-aguas-vegetacion aparece sobre todo en el caracter sagrado de ciertas bebidas de origen divino, como el sorna indio o el haoma iranio.
Those good enough to survive this ordeal would be given haoma (the Iranian version of soma, a form of beer), the white immortality drink.
Affinities exist also between Iranian ritualistic observances of atar (fire) and haoma (libation) and Indian agni and soma.
Roger Falls, executive director responsible for Australasia, reports that Bateman Kinhill, the Australian-based partnership, has successfully completed the coal project at Saxonvale for Cyprus Coal and the gold project for Acacia (previously Shell) in the Northern Territory and has recently, in association with Fraser Osborne, secured the Nolans gold project for Mt Isa's Carpentaria Gold and Haoma Mining near Ravenswood in north Queensland.
7 October 2016 - Australian gold mining company Keras Resources plc (LSE: KRS) has completed the acquisition of the Klondyke Gold Project and the Haoma Mining NL Right to Mine and Option to Purchase Agreement in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, the company said.