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Agga

aGga Cologne sanskrit Dictionary 2 n. ( {am} Un2.) a limb of the body a limb , member ; the body ; a subordinate division or department , especially of a science , as the six Vedangas ; hence the number six ; N. of the chief sacred texts of the Jainas a limb or subdivision of Mantra or counsel (said to be five , viz. 1.{karmaNAmArambhopAyaH} means of commencing operations ; 2. {puruSa-dravya-sampad} , providing men and materials 3. {deza-kAla-vibhAga} , distribution of place and time 4. {vipatti-pratIkAra} , counter-action of disaster 5. {kArya-siddhi} , successful accomplishment whence {mantra} is said to be {paJcAGga}) any subdivision , a supplement ; (in Gr.) the base of a word , but in the strong cases only anything inferior or secondary , anything immaterial or unessential , see {aGga-tA} (in rhetoric) an illustration (in the drama) the whole of the subordinate characters ; an expedient ; a mental organ , the mind m. pl.N. of Bengal proper or its inhabitants N. of a king of Anga ; (mfn.) , having members or divisions contiguous
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