|1.||a Hindu system of philosophy aiming at the mystical union of the self with the Supreme Being in a state of complete awareness and tranquillity through certain physical and mental exercises|
|2.||Astanga yoga Bikram yoga hatha yoga power yoga raja yoga See Sivananda yoga any method by which such awareness and tranquillity are attained, esp a course of related exercises and postures designed to promote physical and spiritual wellbeing|
|[C19: from Sanskrit: a yoking, union, from yunakti he yokes]|
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
In Hinduism, a set of mental and physical exercises aimed at producing spiritual enlightenment.