Definition of raja yoga in English:

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raja yoga


A form of Hindu yoga intended to achieve control over the mind and emotions.
Example sentences
  • These four padas are quite similar to the four yogas of Vedanta: karma yoga, bhakti yoga, raja yoga and jnana yoga.
  • These are bhakti yoga, karma yoga and raja yoga, which certain Smartas teach can also bring enlightenment.
  • While raja yoga teaches the yoga of meditation, other forms of yoga can be practiced to realize the Absolute Truth.


From Sanskrit, from rājan 'king' + yoga.

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Syllabification: ra·ja yo·ga

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