lotus position

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lotus position

a seated cross-legged position used in yoga, meditation, etc.
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Buddhism, of course, is best known for meditation, and its most enduring image is the Buddha seated in the lotus posture, meditating under the Bodhi Tree to gain Enlightenment so he could free others from suffering.
Falun Dafa is the spiritual movement that practices Falun Gong, which refers to five sets of exercises done to Chinese music and involving lotus postures and hand movements.