Yoga (disambiguation)

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Yoga (योग), a Sanskrit word with a general meaning of "connection, conjunction, attachment, union": a generic term for several physical, mental, and spiritual disciplines originating in ancient India.

Hatha Yoga: The term Yoga is now colloquially (and more commonly) used to refer to Hatha Yoga, a school which emphasizes physical exercise within the tradition of Raja Yoga.

Yoga may also refer to:

Sanskrit word[edit]


  • Raja Yoga, a system of meditation in classical Vedanta philosophy
  • Three Yogas, a concept of mystical union with God in Hindu monotheism
  • Asrava, an activity of the mind or body, a cause of Karma in Jainism
  • Yoga (Hindu astrology), the term for "conjunction" in Hindu astrology
  • in Sanskrit grammar, a grammatical construction or application of a rule in the Ashtadhyayi
  • Yuga, an age or epoch in Hindu chronology

Japanese words[edit]

  • Yōga, Tokyo (用賀), a neighbourhood in Tokyo
  • Yōga Station (用賀駅), a railway station on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line located in Tokyo
  • Yōga (art) (洋画, literally "Western-style paintings")

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