- any of the eight practices of Yoga, including the abstentions, mandatory actions, posture, breath control, control of the senses, concentration, meditation, and contemplation.
Origin of anga
From the Sanskrit word aṅga (plural)
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Examples from the Web for anga
Now there was a woman of Anga who was named Radha, and she had peerless beauty.Indian Myth and Legend
Donald Alexander Mackenzie
Bhagalpur formed a part of the ancient Sanskrit kingdom of Anga.
Hul-hul Anga came in and made me much disturbance; I got rid of her at last by flinging myself down as if drunk.The Bbur-nma in English
Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
Then the king of Anga convened a meeting of his ministers, proficient in giving counsel.
At this very period there was a ruler of the land of Anga known by the name of Lomapada who was a friend of Dasaratha.