Yoga glossary, starting with ‘s’

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The Yoga glossary, starting with the letter “s”, contains 791 definitions, select a phrase below for the definitions and references.

  1. Sacara
  2. Sacaracara
  3. Sadabhyasa
  4. Sadacaraprakarana
  5. Sadananda
  6. Sadanandadevata
  7. Sadguru
  8. Sadgurunatha
  9. Sadhana
  10. Sadhanavidhi
  11. Sadhayitva
  12. Sadhusangama
  13. Sadhya
  14. Sadhyana
  15. Sadrisha
  16. Sadyahpratyaya
  17. Sadyahpratyayakaraka
  18. Sadyas
  19. Sadyogin
  20. Sagara
  21. Sagaragandha
  22. Sagaraparaga
  23. Sahaja
  24. Sahajamanaska
  25. Sahajamayurasana
  26. Sahajananda
  27. Sahajanandarupin
  28. Sahajasadrisha
  29. Sahajastha
  30. Sahajasthita
  31. Sahajasvabhava
  32. Sahajavastha
  33. Sahajavat
  34. Sahajodaya
  35. Sahajoli
  36. Sahajolimudra
  37. Sahasradha
  38. Sahasrara
  39. Sajai
  40. Sajjana
  41. Sakalagama
  42. Sakalavishaya
  43. Salaka
  44. Salambasarvangasana
  45. Salambashirshasana
  46. Saliva
  47. Salt
  48. Sama
  49. Samacara
  50. Samadhi
  51. Samadhikrama
  52. Samadhiprakarana
  53. Samadhrita
  54. Samadhyabhyasa
  55. Samakonasana
  56. Samakrishya
  57. Samanaska
  58. Samanvita
  59. Samanyaganika
  60. Samarakta
  61. Samarasarashvarodaya
  62. Samarasatva
  63. Samarasi
  64. Samarasibhuta
  65. Samarthaka
  66. Samarthya
  67. Samarudha
  68. Samasana
  69. Samashraya
  70. Samashrita
  71. Samasina
  72. Samasta
  73. Samastadharma
  74. Samasthita
  75. Samasthiti
  76. Samatva
  77. Samavayatas
  78. Samavesha
  79. Samaveshadasha
  80. Sambaddha
  81. Sambandha
  82. Sambhavana
  83. Sambheda
  84. Samcalana
  85. Samcara
  86. Samchinna
  87. Samcintya
  88. Samedhamana
  89. Samhanana
  90. Samira
  91. Samirana
  92. Samita
  93. Samkalpa
  94. Samkalpamula
  95. Samkalpana
  96. Samkatasana
  97. Samkramya
  98. Samkshobha
  99. Samlagna
  100. Samlina
  101. Sammata
  102. Sammilita
  103. Sammilya
  104. Sammita
  105. Sammukha
  106. Sampadakiya
  107. Sampanna
  108. Samparityaga
  109. Samprajnata
  110. Samprajnatasamadhi
  111. Samprapta
  112. Samprapya
  113. Sampurna
  114. Samputitapadmasana
  115. Samsaracakra
  116. Samsararnava
  117. Samsarasara
  118. Samsaravisha
  119. Samsarika
  120. Samsarikakriya
  121. Samsarin
  122. Samshayocchitti
  123. Samshitavrata
  124. Samshlishta
  125. Samsiddha
  126. Samsiddhi
  127. Samsita
  128. Samsmara
  129. Samsrishta
  130. Samstha
  131. Samsthita
  132. Samtosha
  133. Samtrasta
  134. Samtushta
  135. Samtyakta
  136. Samuccaya
  137. Samudra
  138. Samvatsara
  139. Samvatsaratraya
  140. Samvid
  141. Samvikshya
  142. Samvinmayi
  143. Samyamin
  144. Samyojya
  145. Sanaka
  146. Sanandana
  147. Sanatana
  148. Sanatkumara
  149. Sandal
  150. Sandhi
  151. Sandhya
  152. Sandra
  153. Sandrananda
  154. Sangama
  155. Sanjata
  156. Sankalpakalpana
  157. Sankalpakhanda
  158. Sankalpakulita
  159. Sankalpanatita
  160. Sankalpaparampara
  161. Sankalpashunya
  162. Sankalpavarjita
  163. Sankalpavikalpa
  164. Sankalpavikalpashunya
  165. Sankalpavilaya
  166. Sankatasana
  167. Sanketa
  168. Sankrama
  169. Sankshaya
  170. Sankshepa
  171. Sankula
  172. Sanmarga
  173. Sanmargadarshana
  174. Sanmitra
  175. Sannibha
  176. Sannivishta
  177. Santati
  178. Santatilaya
  179. Saptabhumikavicara
  180. Saptadhatu
  181. Saptadhatumaya
  182. Saptaha
  183. Saptama
  184. Saptamavarsha
  185. Saptamavatsara
  186. Saptaratra
  187. Saragita
  188. Saras
  189. Sarasamuccaya
  190. Sarasvatai
  191. Saratasana
  192. Sardha
  193. Sardhasamvatsara
  194. Sardhavarsha
  195. Sarit
  196. Sarpasana
  197. Sarpis
  198. Sarvabhava
  199. Sarvabhyasa
  200. Sarvaceshta
  201. Sarvacinta
  202. Sarvacintavivarjita
  203. Sarvada
  204. Sarvadeva
  205. Sarvadhatu
  206. Sarvaduhkha
  207. Sarvaga
  208. Sarvaguna
  209. Sarvajna
  210. Sarvajnana
  211. Sarvajnatva
  212. Sarvakala
  213. Sarvakama
  214. Sarvaloka
  215. Sarvamangala
  216. Sarvamitra
  217. Sarvamurti
  218. Sarvanga
  219. Sarvangasana
  220. Sarvanugraha
  221. Sarvanugrahakaraka
  222. Sarvapapa
  223. Sarvaprayatna
  224. Sarvarambha
  225. Sarvasaha
  226. Sarvasama
  227. Sarvasamkalpa
  228. Sarvasankalpana
  229. Sarvasankalpanatita
  230. Sarvasharira
  231. Sarvashariraka
  232. Sarvasiddhi
  233. Sarvasiddhipradayaka
  234. Sarvatantra
  235. Sarvataraka
  236. Sarvatattva
  237. Sarvatha
  238. Sarvatra
  239. Sarvavastu
  240. Sarvavyadhi
  241. Sarvavyadhivinashana
  242. Sarvayoga
  243. Sarvendriya
  244. Sarvopadhi
  245. Satata
  246. Satatabhyasa
  247. Satatana
  248. Satkarana
  249. Satkarman
  250. Satkarmasamgraha
  251. Sattva
  252. Sattvika
  253. Satya
  254. Saubhagyalakshmyupanishad
  255. Sauce
  256. Saudha
  257. Saukhya
  258. Savadhana
  259. Savishesha
  260. Savistara
  261. Sayana
  262. Scale
  263. Scent
  264. Scentless
  265. Scientific Study
  266. Scriptural Exegesis
  267. Scripture
  268. Seal
  269. Seat
  270. Seated Posture
  271. Second-sight
  272. Secret
  273. Sectarian Emblem
  274. Seeing
  275. Self
  276. Self-awakening
  277. Self-realization
  278. Semen
  279. Sense Object
  280. Sense-faculty
  281. Sensory Knowledge
  282. Separation
  283. Sequence
  284. Setubandhasana
  285. Setubandhasarvangasana
  286. Seven Bodily Constituents
  287. Seven Constituents
  288. Sevya
  289. Sex
  290. Sexual Desire
  291. Shabdavishaya
  292. Shada
  293. Shadadhara
  294. Shadangayoga
  295. Shadow
  296. Shadowless
  297. Shadratra
  298. Shadvarsha
  299. Shadvimshati
  300. Shadvimshatidina
  301. Shadvimshativasara
  302. Shadvimshatyahan
  303. Shailashringa
  304. Shaivajnana
  305. Shaivavrata
  306. Shaivayoga
  307. Shakali
  308. Shakalikrita
  309. Shakalita
  310. Shakti
  311. Shakti-chalana
  312. Shaktibodha
  313. Shaktisamanvita
  314. Shaktitattva
  315. Shaktitattvalaya
  316. Shaktitattvamaya
  317. Shalabhasana
  318. Shalya
  319. Shambhava
  320. Shambhavimudra
  321. Shana
  322. Shandilyopanishad
  323. Shank
  324. Shankaracaryapada
  325. Shankhyayogadipika
  326. Shankvasana
  327. Shanmasa
  328. Shanmukhamudra
  329. Shanmukhimudra
  330. Shannimesha
  331. Shantarajas
  332. Shanti
  333. Shapakaraka
  334. Shapakarin
  335. Shapakarini
  336. Shapakarita
  337. Shapakartri
  338. Shapanugra
  339. Shapanugrahakarin
  340. Shapanugrahakarini
  341. Sharabhasana
  342. Sharira
  343. Shariraka
  344. Shariralaghu
  345. Shariralaghuta
  346. Shashasana
  347. Shashtavarsha
  348. Shashtighati
  349. Shashtipala
  350. Shasta
  351. Shastragama
  352. Shastrakadambaka
  353. Shastrarahasya
  354. Shastrasamuccaya
  355. Shastri
  356. Shatcakra
  357. Shatcakradhyanapaddhati
  358. Shatkamatra
  359. Shatkha
  360. Shatprana
  361. Shatru
  362. Shatsamvatsara
  363. Shauca
  364. Shaucavidhi
  365. Shauri
  366. Shavasana
  367. Shayanasana
  368. Shayanavarjita
  369. Shayitapashcimatanasana
  370. Shayitavya
  371. Shikhagra
  372. Shikhaprakhya
  373. Shila
  374. Shilavritta
  375. Shilavrittavat
  376. Shilpasana
  377. Ship
  378. Shiras
  379. Shirsha
  380. Shirshapadasana
  381. Shirshasana
  382. Shishna
  383. Shishnarata
  384. Shishnartha
  385. Shishnodara
  386. Shishyaprabodha
  387. Shitala
  388. Shitavarjita
  389. Shitavivarjita
  390. Shithili
  391. Shithilibhuta
  392. Shithilikrita
  393. Shitoshna
  394. Shivacara
  395. Shivagosvami
  396. Shivamanaska
  397. Shivamantra
  398. Shivamaya
  399. Shivananda
  400. Shivanandasarasvati
  401. Shivani
  402. Shivapujanga
  403. Shivarata
  404. Shivarcin
  405. Shivasamhita
  406. Shivasamhitatika
  407. Shivatmaka
  408. Shivatulya
  409. Shivayoga
  410. Shivayogadipika
  411. Shivayogapradipika
  412. Shivayogin
  413. Shivotsava
  414. Shivotsavavidhi
  415. Shlaghya
  416. Shlatha
  417. Shlathanga
  418. Shlishta
  419. Shodasha
  420. Shodashadina
  421. Shodashahan
  422. Shodashavasara
  423. Shodhana
  424. Shoka
  425. Shokasagara
  426. Short
  427. Shoshana
  428. Shoshini
  429. Shoulder
  430. Shraddhavat
  431. Shrama
  432. Shramana
  433. Shravana
  434. Shravanavijnana
  435. Shravya
  436. Shreyas
  437. Shri
  438. Shringa
  439. Shringakuhara
  440. Shringaripava
  441. Shringerimatha
  442. Shringi
  443. Shrinivasa
  444. Shrinvat
  445. Shriramacandra
  446. Shrisarvopanishat
  447. Shrishaila
  448. Shrishailashringa
  449. Shritattvanidhi
  450. Shrivyasa
  451. Shriyogacintamani
  452. Shrotra
  453. Shrutasampanna
  454. Shrutijnana
  455. Shrutipriya
  456. Shrutismriti
  457. Shrutivakya
  458. Shubhalakshana
  459. Shubhashabda
  460. Shubhashubha
  461. Shubhra
  462. Shubhraravinda
  463. Shuci
  464. Shuddhabhyasa
  465. Shuddhapadmasana
  466. Shuddhapakshyasana
  467. Shuddhi
  468. Shukasana
  469. Shuktyasana
  470. Shulasana
  471. Shulina
  472. Shumni
  473. Shun
  474. Shunyamanas
  475. Shunyambara
  476. Shunyashunya
  477. Shunyatva
  478. Shunyavivarjita
  479. Shvasa
  480. Shvasadvaya
  481. Shvasamatra
  482. Shvasana
  483. Shvasanodgama
  484. Shvasapracara
  485. Shvasapravaha
  486. Shvasasutra
  487. Shvasavihina
  488. Shvasocchvasa
  489. Shvottanasana
  490. Shyenasana
  491. Sickness
  492. Siddhacitta
  493. Siddhakhanda
  494. Siddhanta
  495. Siddhantamuktavali
  496. Siddhantapaddhati
  497. Siddhantapathana
  498. Siddhantashravana
  499. Siddharasa
  500. Siddhasana
  501. Siddhasiddhanta
  502. Siddhasiddhantapaddhati
  503. Siddhibhajana
  504. Siddhidayaka
  505. Siddhikara
  506. Siddhikrama
  507. Siddhimat
  508. Siddhimulika
  509. Siddhipradayaka
  510. Siddhivishishta
  511. Siddhyartha
  512. Simhanada
  513. Simhasana
  514. Simple
  515. Sine
  516. Sira
  517. Sita
  518. Sivananda Yoga
  519. Six Acts
  520. Six Auxiliaries
  521. Six Chakras
  522. Six Nights
  523. Skandasana
  524. Skandha
  525. Skandhadesha
  526. Skull
  527. Skull-bearer
  528. Sleeping
  529. Slowly
  530. Smallness
  531. Smearing
  532. Smell
  533. Smelted Gold
  534. Smritivakya
  535. Snake
  536. Snana
  537. Snare Of Hope
  538. Snata
  539. Snigdhata
  540. Snigdhi
  541. Snigdhikarana
  542. Social Gathering
  543. Softness
  544. Solitary
  545. Solitary Place
  546. Somapa
  547. Sound
  548. Sound In The Heart
  549. Sovereignty
  550. Space
  551. Spaceless
  552. Spade
  553. Spanda
  554. Spandana
  555. Spandanirodhana
  556. Spark
  557. Sparsha
  558. Sparshana
  559. Speculation
  560. Speech
  561. Speechless
  562. Sphara
  563. Sphatika
  564. Sphatikamani
  565. Sphulingavat
  566. Sphuta
  567. Sphutarava
  568. Spine
  569. Spiritual Knowledge
  570. Spontaneous
  571. Spotless
  572. Spotless State
  573. Spotted Black Deer
  574. Sprishat
  575. Sprishya
  576. Square
  577. Srashta
  578. Srastanga
  579. Srishti
  580. Srishtikarman
  581. Srishtikartri
  582. Srishtikartrita
  583. Stabdha
  584. Stability
  585. Stable
  586. Stain
  587. Stambha
  588. Stambhakari
  589. Stambhini
  590. State
  591. State Of Absorption
  592. State Of Liberation
  593. State Of Mind
  594. State Of Waking
  595. Statement
  596. Steadiness
  597. Steady
  598. Steady Gaze
  599. Steady Mind
  600. Sthairya
  601. Sthanutva
  602. Sthapana
  603. Sthapita
  604. Sthira
  605. Sthiradrish
  606. Sthiradrishti
  607. Sthirakaya
  608. Sthiramanas
  609. Sthirata
  610. Sthiratman
  611. Sthiratva
  612. Sthiravac
  613. Sthiravayu
  614. Sthiribhuta
  615. Sthiribhutva
  616. Sthita
  617. Sthiti
  618. Sthitikartri
  619. Sthitikartrita
  620. Sthitva
  621. Sthitvopari
  622. Still
  623. Stillness
  624. Stomach
  625. Stopping
  626. Storehouse
  627. Storehouse Of Merit
  628. Stotra
  629. Stotrakoti
  630. Straight
  631. Straight Arm
  632. Strange Thing
  633. Stream
  634. Strength
  635. Strengthening
  636. Stri
  637. Stripumsa
  638. Student
  639. Study
  640. Stupid
  641. Subduing
  642. Subhasman
  643. Subjugation
  644. Subterranean Realm
  645. Sucking
  646. Sudha
  647. Sudhasarasana
  648. Sudhi
  649. Sudridha
  650. Sudushprapa
  651. Sugandha
  652. Sugandhi
  653. Sugupta
  654. Sukandhara
  655. Sukharupin
  656. Sukharupini
  657. Sukhasana
  658. Sukhasina
  659. Sukhasthapita
  660. Sukhasvada
  661. Sukhin
  662. Sukhopaya
  663. Sukshma
  664. Sukshmabheda
  665. Sukshmadeha
  666. Sulabha
  667. Sulinaka
  668. Sumaharupa
  669. Sumaharupadhrik
  670. Sumandrakasana
  671. Sumurchita
  672. Sundaradeva
  673. Sunishcala
  674. Sunset
  675. Supa
  676. Suparasa
  677. Superior Student
  678. Supernatural Power
  679. Supernormal Knowledge
  680. Suppleness
  681. Supporting Object
  682. Supportless
  683. Suppression
  684. Supreme Bliss
  685. Supreme Nectar
  686. Supreme Secret
  687. Supreme Self
  688. Supreme State
  689. Suptabaddhakonasana
  690. Suptabhekasana
  691. Suptadandasana
  692. Suptakonasana
  693. Suptakurmasana
  694. Suptapadangushthasana
  695. Suptatrivikramasana
  696. Suptavajrasana
  697. Suptavat
  698. Suptavirasana
  699. Suptavya
  700. Suptordhvapadavajrasana
  701. Suptotthita
  702. Sura
  703. Suri
  704. Surna
  705. Surya
  706. Suryamandala
  707. Suryamaya
  708. Suryanamaskara
  709. Susadhya
  710. Susambandha
  711. Sushishya
  712. Sushlishta
  713. Sushumna
  714. Sushumnamarga
  715. Sushumnavahin
  716. Sushupta
  717. Sushuptavastha
  718. Sushupti
  719. Sushuptibhava
  720. Suspension
  721. Susthira
  722. Susthiratman
  723. Sutra
  724. Sutradanda
  725. Suvac
  726. Suvibhakta
  727. Suvishuddha
  728. Svabhava
  729. Svabhyasa
  730. Svaccha
  731. Svacchasvabhava
  732. Svacit
  733. Svadharma
  734. Svadharmanirata
  735. Svadharmastha
  736. Svadhidaivata
  737. Svadhidaivatayoga
  738. Svadhishthana
  739. Svadhishthanayoga
  740. Svadhyaya
  741. Svadu
  742. Svadurasa
  743. Svaka
  744. Svakarya
  745. Svakiya
  746. Svalpa
  747. Svalpahara
  748. Svalpamutra
  749. Svalpashvasa
  750. Svalpatva
  751. Svalponmesha
  752. Svamala
  753. Svanga
  754. Svangalepana
  755. Svanubhava
  756. Svanubhavatmaka
  757. Svapnajagarana
  758. Svapnatiga
  759. Svapnatita
  760. Svarashmi
  761. Svargasana
  762. Svarodaya
  763. Svarupa
  764. Svarupaguna
  765. Svarupapratishtha
  766. Svasamarthya
  767. Svasthana
  768. Svasthiti
  769. Svastikasana
  770. Svasvasthana
  771. Svatmabodha
  772. Svatmabodhalayakandha
  773. Svatmajyotis
  774. Svatman
  775. Svatmananda
  776. Svatmasthiti
  777. Svatmatattva
  778. Svatmavartin
  779. Svavabodha
  780. Svavagamya
  781. Svavasha
  782. Svayam
  783. Svayambodha
  784. Svayoni
  785. Sveccha
  786. Svecchamatra
  787. Svedana
  788. Svedanamardana
  789. Swiftly
  790. Sword
  791. System
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