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पञ्चाङ्ग

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पञ्चाङ्ग  n. n. (mostly ibc.) 5 members or parts of the body, [Kir.]; 5 parts of a tree (viz. root, bark, leaf, flower, and fruit), [L.]; 5 modes of devotion (viz. silent prayer, oblations, libations, bathing idols, and feeding Brāhmans), [W.]
any aggregate of 5 parts, ib.
पञ्चाङ्ग  m. mf()n. 5-limbed, 5-membered (with प्रणामm. obeisance made with the arms, knees, head, voice, and look, [Tantras.])
पञ्चाङ्ग  mfn. mf()n. having 5 parts or subdivisions, [Kāv.] (also °गिक, [Suśr.])
पञ्चाङ्ग  m. m. a tortoise or turtle, [L.] (cf.पञ्चा-ङ्ग-गुप्त); a horse with 5 spots in various parts of his body, [L.] (cf.पञ्च-भद्र)
पञ्चाङ्ग  n. n. a calendar or almanac (treating of 5 things, viz. solar days, lunar days, नक्षत्रs, [Yogas.] and करणs), [L.]

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पञ्चाङ्ग  mfn.  (-ङ्गः-ङ्गी-ङ्गं) Having five limbs or members, five parts or subdivisions, consisting of five things, &c.
 n.  (-ङ्गं)
1. Any aggregate of five parts or five things.
2. Five modes of dovo- tion; viz:--silent prayer, burnt offering, libations, bathing idols, [Page414-a+ 60] and feeding Brāhmans.
3. An almanack describing solar days, lunar days, and the periods of asterisms, Yogas and Karanas. m. (-ङ्गः)
1. A tortoise.
2. A species of horse with five spots on his body: see पञ्चभद्र.
3. Reverence by extending the hands, bending the knees and head, and in speech and look.
E. पञ्च five, अङ्ग body.

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