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n. pl. yo·gis
One who is adept in yoga.

[Hindi yogī, from Sanskrit, from yogaḥ, union; see yoga.]
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n, pl -gis or -gin (-ɡɪn)
1. (Philosophy) a person who is a master of yoga
2. (Hinduism) a person who is a master of yoga
yogini fem n
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(ˈyoʊ gi)

n., pl. -gis.
a person who practices yoga.
[1610–20; < Skt yogī, nominative singular of yogin, derivative of yoga yoga]
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Noun1.Yogi - United States baseball player (born 1925)
2.yogi - one who practices yoga and has achieved a high level of spiritual insight
philosopher - a specialist in philosophy
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يوغي: شَخْص يُمارِس اليوغا
maîur sem stundar/kennir jóga
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[ˈjəʊgɪ] N (yogis or yogin (pl)) [ˈjəʊgɪn]yogui m
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[ˈjəʊgi] nyogi m
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nJogi m, → Yogi m
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(ˈyougə) noun
1. any of several systems of physical exercises based on a Hindu system of philosophy and meditation.
2. the philosophy (usually including the meditation and exercises).
ˈyogi (-gi) noun
a person who practises and/or teaches the yoga philosophy.
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(36) Of particular note is the mimetic moment that also characterizes the sexual union of the tantric partners: 'the woman becomes the Goddess, the yogin [her male partner] incarnates Siva; their "rite", their ritual copulation, is the copulation of the divine couple' (Zvelebil 1973:48, emphasis in original).
The BraYa's use of the term yogin, which appears once, in the compound yogitvam, is similarly left untranslated: Kiss translates the compound as "yogin-ness" (BraYa 3.5).
How did Russian policies of President Vladimir Putin with the new Eurasian orientations of Russian thinker Alexander Yogin make Moscow a regional hegemony over the Middle East and a major contributor to the Syrian geopolitical.
In your dialogue with Catherine Keller in Reimagining the Sacred, you mention your experience of a Native American sweat lodge, as an attempt at integrating the entire world down to its elements, as well as your experience with yoga with the Hatha Yogin Asish Das, described in your article on pranayama in Religion and the Arts, vol.
The Yogin and the Madman: Reading the Biographical Corpus of Tibet's Great Saint Milarepa.
as Paleolithic yogin, must try hunting again--eat venison and acorn bread in the Sierra.
In the words of Swami Sivananda, creator of the five principles on which modern yoga is based, "speaking truth is the most important qualification of a yogin (one who performs yoga)." Truthfulness, according to the cardinal principles of yoga is not just about telling truth but also about knowing one's inner-self accurately.
Kalpesh Parmar, 29, a house-hunting salesman who has been living in Bahrain for seven years, visited the exhibition with his wife, Manisha, and baby son, Yogin.
That is the world of tantric Hinduism and Buddhism, where forms of yoga loaded with sacred and symbolical meanings and sometimes involving the union of a yogin with a female partner--representing respectively the male and female coefficients understood as tools equally necessary to achieve a transcendent condition--had been practised since the 6th century CE.