By Swami Harshananda
Tryambakahoma is a minor rite forming the last part of the Sākamedha sacrifice. It consists in making an offering of cakes in a palāśa leaf at the crossroad of the village or town with the famous mantra tryambakam yajāmahe. addressed to Rudra-Siva.
- Vājasaneyi Samhitā 3.6
- The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore