When they came into a hot climate the fire of the sacrifices and domestic cookery was removed out of the house; but the dead were probably still for a while buried in or near it, and the tulsi was planted over their graves, at once for the salubrious fragrance it diffuses and to represent the burning of incense on the altar of the family Lar.
He speaks of its wealth, commerce, grandeur and magnificence - of the mildness of the climate, the beauty of the gardens, the sweet, clear and salubrious springs, the flowing streams, and the pleasant clack of the watermills.
The winters are usually long and severe, and the summers cool and salubrious, but the diversity of surface together with unequal distances from the sea cause marked variations for the different regions.
This is considered the mildest and most salubrious place in Siberia, and is remarkable for certain tumuli (of the Li Kitai) and statues of men from seven to nine feet high, covered with hieroglyphics.
This in all probability arises from their salubrious climate, and the comparative sterility of their soil rendering them dependent upon the cultivation of the ground for the yam, the arum, and the sweet potato, their chief articles of food.
Terentius Varro Lucullus, who was consul in 73 B.C. Under the empire Praeneste, from its elevated situation and cool salubrious air, became a favourite summer resort of the wealthy Romans, whose villas studded the neighbourhood.
Above the sea, is noted for its salubrious climate, and is mainly a place of residence for the families of prosperous business men of Havana.
Stories were told of the ingenuity and generosity by which he had made the marshes round Selinus salubrious, of the grotesque device by which he laid the winds that ruined the harvests of Agrigentum, and of the almost miraculous restoration to life of a woman who had long lain in a death-like trance.
The low humidity, high altitudes and southern latitude all combine to make the climate salubrious and especially beneficial to persons suffering with pulmonary disorders.
His party nature was know in some of the salubrious parts of town.
I know a salubrious place which is pedestrian-only.
In the conservatory I have a 3-foot length of sewage pipe - very salubrious!
It was quite salubrious inside: bed platform, fire with hood, boxes for food.
The air of Allonby is highly salubrious and conducive to longevity, as the bills of mortality show.
There was a salubrious air, at least compared with most of south London.
There were many salubrious eating establishments.
We arrived at the rather salubrious venue of Camden Council Chamber, only to be told we would have to shift into another room.
We toured some of the salubrious urban areas.
We were able to see the salubrious surroundings of Swansea City's Vetch Field on a free transfer.