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Lāsyāṅga, aka: Lasya-anga; 1 Definition(s)

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Lāsyāṅga (लास्याङ्ग) is a Sanskrit technical term referring to the “elements of the gentle dance”, according to the Nāṭyaśāstra. The term is used throughout nāṭyaśāstra, which is the name of the ancient Indian tradition of performing arts, (e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects.

The ten lāsyāṅgas are:

  1. Geyapada,
  2. Sthitapāṭhya,
  3. Āsīna,
  4. Puṣpagaṇḍikā,
  5. Pracchedaka,
  6. Trimūḍhaka,
  7. Saindhavaka,
  8. Dvimūḍhaka,
  9. Uttamottamaka
  10. and Uktapratyukta .
Added: 20.Mar.2017 | Wisdom Library: Nāṭya-śāstra
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