Definition of sadhu
: a usually Hindu mendicant ascetic
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In 1975, the wandering led Looney to master Baba Muktananda, a sadhu of Siddha Yoga who was giving a seminar near the Houston Airport.
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Origin and Etymology of sadhu
First Known Use: 1835See Words from the same year
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