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Chaturanga

 

an ancient table game; one of the oldest forerunners of chess. Chaturanga originated in India in about the fifth century. According to Indian and Arabic sources, it was a four-handed game in which each player had a set of pieces of four types: elephants, horses, chariots, and foot soldiers. The object of the game was to take the opponents’ pieces. The moves were made alternately, and the number of moves was determined by throwing a die. The exact rules of chaturanga are not known. The game became popular in Iran and Middle Asia and then in the Arab Caliphate. It eventually evolved as the game called in Arabic shatranj and in Persian chatrang, a two-handed game with rules similar in part to those of modern chess and without the use of the die.

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Sri Lanka (probable): Upul Tharanga, Niroshan Dickwella(wk), Kusal Perera, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Thisara Perera, Asela Gunaratne, Dasun Shanaka/Vishwa Fernando, Akila Dananjaya, Chaturanga de Silva/Sachith Pathirana, Dushmantha Chameera, Nuwan Pradeep .
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They discuss the roots of the game in Persia as shantranj, through the early Arab world, branching into Central Asia and Mongolia and including Muslim variants and shantar; developments in Northern India, through Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, and Sri Lanka, and including games like chaturanga, chaturaji, ouk and makruk, sit-tu-yin, and catur; chess across China through the Korean peninsula, including games like xiangqi, janggi, qiguo xiangxi, sanguo qi, banqi, doushouqi, and luzhanqi; games in Japan, such as shogi, chu shogi and dai shogi, tenjiku shogi, giant shogi, wa shogi, tori shogi, dobutsu shogi, ko shogi, and taikyoku shogi; and European games like medieval chess, rithmomachy, King AlfonsoAEs games, courier chess, gala, and European chess.
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Urdhva hastasana Angustha (dedos pulgares) Urdhva: hacia arriba Hasta: manos Uttanasana Nasagra Ut: intensidad Tan: alargar Ardha Uttanasana Al frente Ardha: medio (mitad) Ut: intenso Tan: estiramiento Chaturanga Dandasana Nasagra Chatur: cuatro Anga: miembro Danda: pegar Urdhhva Mukha Svanasana Urdhhva Urdhhva: mirando arriba (hacia Mukha: rostro arriba) Svana: perro Adho Mukha Svanasana Nabhi (al Mulabandha ombligo) Adho: vuelto hacia abajo Mukha: rostro Uddiyanabandha Svana: perro Uddiyana: elevarse.
My confidence and strength grew with each Chaturanga Dandasana, High Plank, and Downward Dog.
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Only Sri Lankan Umega Chaturanga (40), and Aussie amateur Sam Jones (35), got sufficiently set for a challenge.
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