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8. Shuka-tunda ("Parrot’s beak")

8. Shuka-tunda ("Parrot’s beak")

The third finger of the Arala hand is also bent.
From Arala, bent your ring finger halfway down as well,
so both your index and ring finger are bent down in the same fashion.

It originates from Parvati, who used it in a lover's quarrel with Sadasiva.

Its sage is Dhruvasa,

its race is Brahmana,

its colour is red,

its patron deity is Marici.

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Viniyogas (Meanings)

  1. Bhaana-Prayoga (Shooting an arrow)
  2. Kunta (A Spear)
  3. Aalayasyas-smriti-karma (Remembering the past)
  4. Marmokthyam (Mystic feeling)
  5. Ugra-bhava (Angry Mood)

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Single-hand (asamyukta hasta) gestures or Mudras of Indian Dance



 


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