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10 pranas

10 pranas
 
10 types of Vital Breaths (Prana or Ki) The ten vital airs of the body
 
Praanan – situated in the heart
Abaanan - situated in the top of the head and passing downwards
Samaanan - situated in the pit of the throat
Vyaanan – pervading the whole body
Uthaanan - situated in the navel
Naahan – which effects the motions and speech
Koorman – causing horripilation
Kiriharan - seated in the face
Devadatthan – that which is exhaled in yawning
Dhananjeyan – that which remains in the body after the death and escapes by splitting the head.
Quoted from Website Wikipedia: Tatva
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