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The word “Yoga” comes for Sanskrit. What is the literal meaning of this word?

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posted Jul 10 by Aleena Alexander

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The meaning of the word "Yoga" is "union". It is derived from the Sanskrit root "yuj," meaning "to join", "to unite" but also "to subjugate", with the meaning also "to control" and "to discipline". The English word "yoke" is also derived from the same Sanskrit (Indo-European) root.

answer Jul 11 by M.s.prathiksha
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