hatha yoga


hatha yo·ga

noun \ˈhə-tə-ˈyō-gə, ˈhä-\

Definition of HATHA YOGA

:  a system of physical exercises for the control and perfection of the body that constitutes one of the four chief Hindu disciplines

Origin of HATHA YOGA

Sanskrit haṭha force + yoga yoga
First Known Use: 1890

Rhymes with HATHA YOGA

hatha yo·ga

noun \ˈhət-ə-ˈyō-gə, ˈhät-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HATHA YOGA

: a form of yoga emphasizing a system of physical postures for balancing, stretching, and strengthening the body

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