Yogacarya, aka: Yogācārya, Yoga-acarya; 1 Definition(s)
Yogacarya means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Alternative spellings of this word include Yogacharya.
Yogācārya (योगाचार्य).—Lord Nārāyaṇa.*
- * Matsya-purāṇa 171. 3.
The Purana (पुराण, purāṇas) refers to Sanskrit literature preserving ancient India’s vast cultural history, including historical legends, religious ceremonies, various arts and sciences. The eighteen mahapuranas total over 400,000 shlokas (metrical couplets) and date to at least several centuries BCE.
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Search found 4 books and stories containing Yogacarya, Yogācārya or Yoga-acarya. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
The Shiva Purana (by J. L. Shastri)
Chapter 9 - Śiva’s incarnations as Yogācāryas < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Chapter 10 - Devotion to Śiva < [Section 7.2 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (2)]
Chapter 32 - The description of excellent practice < [Section 7.1 - Vāyavīya-saṃhitā (1)]
The Devi Bhagavata Purana (by Swami Vijñanananda)
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