Definition of yatra in English:


Line breaks: yatra
Pronunciation: /ˈjɑːtrɑː


A procession or pilgrimage, especially one with a religious purpose.
More example sentences
  • When Hindus go on their yatras like the Kumbh Mela, the entire arrangement is done at government cost.
  • In fact, one would find very few Maharashtrian families that have not done the Ashtavinayakadarshan yatra once in their lives.
  • It also said that these and other facilities are provided in other religious festivals also such as during Amarnath yatra and Kumbh Mela.


from Sanskrit yātrā 'journey', from 'go'.

Definition of yatra in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day noisome
Pronunciation: ˈnoisəm
having an extremely offensive smell