The householder's fire bears many significations. Most frequently it is paired in juxtapositional relation to the
. Among them are the following form the ZB:
in the same discussion as the other altars, here the Aahavaniiya is linked to Indra.
then it is linked with the sacrificer, as juxtaposed to the
gives details of the linked significations of the Gaarhapatya and the Aahavaniiya.
. as the
is stepping up to the Gaarhapatya, several verses from the RV are recited.