Definition of raja yoga in English:

raja yoga

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Pronunciation: /rɑːʤəˈjəʊɡə


[mass noun]
  • A form of yoga intended to achieve control over the mind and emotions.
    More 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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