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  1. pranayamanoun

    Breathing techniques. When used as a technical term in yoga, it is often translated more specifically as "breath control".

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  1. Pranayama

    Prāṇāyām is a Sanskrit word meaning "extension of the prāṇ or breath" or, "extension of the life force". The word is composed of two Sanskrit words, Prana, life force, or vital energy, particularly, the breath, and "ayām", to extend or draw out.. The origins of this yogic discipline lies in ancient Bharat and what is known as present day Hinduism.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pranayama in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pranayama in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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