A mahua tree grew in the Deo-khulla or worshipping-place of this sept.
A cock, some mahua (Bassia latifolia) and parched grain are offered to her.
They know how to distil liquor from the flowers of the mahua (Bassia latifolia).
The mahua is the tree from whose flowers spirits are distilled.
The body of an adult may also be burnt under a mahua tree so that the tree may give him a supply of liquor in the next world.
After the marriage the bride and the bridegroom have a ceremony of throwing a mahua branch into a river together.
In the absence of toddy, they sometimes manufacture illicit liquor from the flower-buds of the mahua (or mowhra) tree.