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purta See IṣTĀPURTA. into the fire for the welfare of the king; the king honouring all the priests involved in the rite; release of animals meant for slaughter; release of all prisoners except those who have tried to harm him or rebelled against him. Sometimes, the puṣyasnāna has been described as a part of lakṣahoma also.