Yoga Glossary
Comprehensive list of yoga terms, meanings, sanskrit words and meanings, sanskrit translations for Hatha, Kundalini, Bikram, Iyengar, Ashtanga plus other forms.
TermMeaning or definition as related to yoga in Sanskrit or another language.
Yajnyavalkyasage involved in the ancient writings of the Upanishads.
Yamagod of death, calculator of time.
Yamasmeans "restraints", nonviolence, truthfulness, nonstealing, celibacy, and nonhoarding, five of the ten ethical guidelines of classic Yoga.
Yamuna riveremanating from Yamnotri in the Himalayas and joining Ganga near Allahabd, North India;refers to pingala nadi in the pranic body.
Yantraa diagram or pictorial representation of a mantram.
Yogastate of union between two opposites - body and mind; individual and universal consciousness; a process of uniting the opposing forces in the body and mind in order to achieve supreme awareness and enlightenment, from the Sanskrit yug meaning "to join together or yoke"; a system of techniques to enable the joining of the physical and emotional/spiritual bodies.
Yoga abhyasapractice of yoga.
Yoga nidraa deep relaxation technique also called 'yogic sleep' in which mind and body is at complete rest but with complete awareness.
Yoga Sutrasa collection of concise aphorisms on the aims and practices of Yoga as collected and written by the scholar Patanjali.
Yogione who has attained Yoga, or union of the two bodies, one who practices Yoga on a committed basis.
Yugera of time.

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