Sang: 3 definitions


Sang means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, the history of ancient India, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Sang in the Mizo language is the name of a plant identified with Stemona tuberosa Lour. from the Stemonaceae (Stemona) family. For the possible medicinal usage of sang, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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India history and geography

Source: Mandala Texts: Yakchoe: The Grand Festival of Ura Village

Sang is the name of a ceremony practiced in the village Ura Makrong in Bhutan.—The Yakchoe is one of over a dozen festive events in Ura’s annual ritual calendar. The Ura Guru Lhakhang is the venue for most of these scheduled events including the nyuney ritual in the first month, reading of the Kanjur in the second month, zhingdrub ceremony in the fourth, sang in the seventh, drubchen in the eighth and gonpo ritual in the ninth month. Other religious events and funerary ceremonies also take place in the temple.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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Languages of India and abroad

Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

1) Sang in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) company, association, contact; attachment; stone; (ind) with, along with; ~[ja] born through contact; ~[dila] stone-hearted, cruel; ~[dili] stone heartedness, cruelty; ~[maramara] marble; ~[maramari] white and gracious like marble; ~[rodha] quarantine; —[sona] to go to bed (with)..—sang (संग) is alternatively transliterated as Saṃga.

2) Sang in Hindi refers in English to:—(nf) a heavy iron implement for digging up a well..—sang (सांग) is alternatively transliterated as Sāṃga.

3) Sang in Hindi refers in English to:—(a) having limbs or body, together with the body; complete, entire; organic; —[rupaka] sustained metaphor..—sang (सांग) is alternatively transliterated as Sāṃga.

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