From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Piṅgalā is one of the three nāḍīs connected with prāṇāyāma. It begins from the right nostril. It runs parallel to and on the right of the suṣumnā, which is in the middle.


  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore