Apana


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Apana

Life sustaining energy centered in the larger intestine; the fifth of the five airs of Ayurvedic philosophy; the life force governing expulsion activity.
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95) Susruta instructs us that the corruption of semen and urinary disorders result when vyana and apana are excited, and that death ensues when all winds are simultaneously excited.
Ashish Shukla, Head Exhibition, Cinepolis said, "We have always believed in corporate philanthropy and were moved after witnessing the work INDRADHANUSH SAMAJ KALYAN SAMITI & APANA GHAR has been doing to support remove the inequality against women.
Prueba de ello nos lo ofrece, por ejemplo, uno de los epigrafes de Celticos Supertamaricos mencionados con anterioridad: la estela de Crecente o de Apana; en dicho monumento, la onomastica indigena no celtica (los nombres Apana y Apanus) se combina con el reconocimiento de una etnicidad celtica (al establecer el origen de la difunta como Celtica Supertamar(i)ca) y con una representacion figurada claramente romana (Gonzalez Garcia, Lopez Barja 2010), dando lugar, asi, a una forma hibrida de representar la identidad, forma que tambien se manifiesta en otras areas de la Hispania romana, como, por ejemplo, Lusitania (Encarnacao 2005: 224 ss.
Biggers's alleged inspiration, real-life Chinese-Hawaiian police officer Chang Apana, relished the publicity caused by his association with Chan.
Telecommunication market observers feel that it will not be an easy going for any new player, considering the fact that mobile penetration level has touched 147 per cent by the end of first quarter this year, with four resellers -Friendi (and its sub brand Halafoni), Renna, Mazoon, and Apana Mobile - already competing to get a slice of the market.
La proporcion de carnivoros vario desde 4% (Chuquiaguillo) hasta un 17% (Huni), nectarivoros desde 5% (Callapa, Cunamani y Achocalla) a 20% (Chuquiaguillo) y aquellas especies con otras dietas desde 3% (Chinchaya, Achumani, Apana y Ovejuyo) a 45% (Achocalla) (Tabla 4).
In the context of May 28, International Day of Action for Women's Health, Catolicas por el Derecho a Decidir (Catholics for the Right to Decide, CDD/Bolivia) held a campaign for the prevention of cervical cancer, offering free pap smears to women residing in Villa Apana, a poor neighborhood in the south of the city.
These later dramatizations are dismaying when compared to the novels, which are well written, based loosely on legendary Honolulu detective Chang Apana, and free of the general silliness that pervades the later movies.
Survivors include a sister, Ruth Apana of San Francisco; and a brother, Richard of La Mesa, Calif.
La esposa tiene un hermano menor que era el favorito de la familia y al que todos llamaban "asaltacunas"; 3) la esposa es increiblemente infantil o bien esta empujan do a su marido a su actividad extracurricular; 4) el paciente hace todo lo que puede y sin embargo se las apana para no darse cuenta de que senala a su mujer claramente que le esta siendo infiel.
Energy or the five vital breaths (udana, prana, samana, apana, and vyana), variously referred to in hathayoga as prana, sakti, and kundalinT, circulates in the yogic body through an intricate system of seventy-two thousand nadls (channels).
The more Primo beer disappeared, the more outrageous the stories, how you tricked Papa into marrying you in those first traumatic days after Pearl Harbor, trapping him with your blue eyes and fresh freckled face, as if your genes were your fault, your genes had reared back and kicked her, Auntie Hattie Hastings Apana, in the shins.