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

[Hindi yogī, from Sanskrit, from yogaḥ, union; see yoga.]


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


(ˈyoʊ gi)

n., pl. -gis.
a person who practices yoga.
[1610–20; < Skt yogī, nominative singular of yogin, derivative of yoga yoga]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
يوغي: شَخْص يُمارِس اليوغا
maîur sem stundar/kennir jóga
yoga öğreticisiyogi


[ˈjəʊgɪ] N (yogis or yogin (pl)) [ˈjəʊgɪn]yogui m


[ˈjəʊgi] nyogi m


nJogi m, → Yogi m


(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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But my yogi is not a cow,' said Kim gravely, making a hole with his fingers in the top of the mound.
Dubai: Over 2,000 yogis of all ages, abilities and nationalities joined Bollywood sensation, Reebok brand ambassador and yoga enthusiast Malaika Arora, and runway model-turned international yoga guru, Yogi Cameron this morning for a mass yoga session to open the UAE's largest and most holistic yoga festival, XYoga Dubai, presented by Dubai Holding.
Summary: Malaika Arora will join a line-up of over 35 international and local yogis at Kite beach.
What made (Yogi Bhajan) different is we could be householder yogis.
In doing this he de-centers the "philosophical" yoga texts that have been the primary concern of modern scholars and takes up to the many different genres of text that portray the yogi: epics and puranas; stories in Sanskrit, Persian, and Hindi that depict the extraordinary and sometimes villainous activities of yogis; accounts of yogis by travelers from outside of India; and so forth.
Some yogis have taught that the three sounds should be made from different parts of the body with the lower chakras producing the "a" sound, the heart and throat chakras producing the "u" sound and the "ma" sound coming from the upper chakras in the head.
The kit includes a 60-minute video that teaches little yogis how to become cobras, bears, butterflies, bridges, trees, bows and arrows; kid-size yoga mat with little cartoon yogis performing asanas; mar bag with a pocket for water and snacks and large, colorful cartoon poster with 21 poses.
Mohammed Javad, general manager of XDubai, said with 60 classes, 25 yoga styles, a stellar line up of 35 yogis, the organisers are expecting over 10,000 people for two days of yoga, reflection, community activities and entertainment.
Wai Lana, host of ``Wai Lana Yoga'' on PBS, offers a Little Yogis kit for children ages 3 to 8.
According to the yogis, we have seven main chakras in the body.
The event, XYoga Dubai 2018 will unveil a line-up of international yogis, including the world's oldest yoga master Tao Porchon-Lynch, to deliver the world's most holistic programme to date.
Mumbai, June 22 ( ANI ): Abraham Mathai, the former vice chairman of the Minorities Commission, today condemned Yogi Adityanath's accusations on Nobel Laureate Mother Teresa and said the title yogi is misfit for the BJP MP, who has no spirituality left.