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Mudras & Hand Symbolism--the Power of Mudras Part 1: What Are Mudras? Dragons of Justice Buddhist Art and Architecture: Hand Mudras Buddhist Art and Architecture: Hand Mudras

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The Horned God in India and Europe
Of all of the Gods that we honor in Paganism today probably the most revered is the Horned God, in the shape and form of Cernunnos. Pick up some modern Pagan literature and chances are he is in there, listen to conversation at a Moot and you will hear him...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Deities & Heros >> Indic
Can You Bhoga All Night Long? An Introduction to Tantra, East and West
When you hear the word Tantra, what images come to mind? Turbans and Sitar music? Mind-blowing sex? Most people in the Western world have heard the word Tantra, but few know anything in detail about what it means. The situation in India isn't much different....
Body Mysteries >> Yoga
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality

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Mudra in Asian Buddhism
2. Mudraa (mudra). Mudra: 1) seal or any instrument used for sealing or stamping , a seal-ring, an image, sign, badge, token (esp.
Panchmahabhutas and Mudras Origin of Mudras
Ten Healing Mudras
This presentation deals with ten important Mudras that can result in amazing health benefits.
Asana and Mudra - OneSelf Yoga

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E-Land Fashion China hikes stake in Mudra Lifestyle to 66%
Published on Thu, Aug 25, 2011 at 22:51 | Source : PTI Mudra Lifestyle today said South Korea based E-Land Fashion China Holdings Ltd has acquired additional 20.84% stake in it through open market taking the total stake to 65.84%.
Ignite Mudra wins creative mandate for Phoenix Marketcity
Ignite Mudra has won the creative mandate for the plush upcoming mall Phoenix Marketcity, in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla Complex. The account will be handled by the Mumbai branch office of Ignite Mudra.
Mudra group ED Jude Fernandes quits
AHMEDABAD: Mudra India's CEO and executive director Mudra Group Jude Fernandes has put in his papers. He will move on to nurture small brands.
MICA goes back to CAT
AHMEDABAD: Mudra Institute of Communication Ahmedabad (MICA) will, once again, accept Common Admission Test (CAT) scores for admission to its flagship course this year.
Mudra Max promotes Aneil Deepak as head, ideas
By Anushree Bhattacharyya, afaqs!, New Delhi, August 17, 2011 Popularly known as Andee, Deepak was senior vice-president, innovation and integration, Mudra Max.

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Mudra - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mudra - Hand positions of Japanese Buddhist Deities; Japanese
MUDRA (Hand Gestures) in Japanese Buddhist Statuary. A-to-Z Photo Dictionary of Japan's Gods & Goddesses.
Kundalini Yoga - Mudras or Gestures.
A gesture or position, usually of the hands, that locks and guides energy flow and reflexes to the brain.
The Ten Most Important Mudras
A mudra is a bodily posture or symbolic gesture. In Buddhist iconography every buddha is depicted with a characteristic gesture of the hands.
Introduction to Mudras
Mudras are positions of the body that have some kind of influence on the are held in some position, but the whole body may be part of the mudra as well.

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