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yaja (यज्ञ) sacrifice


yakṣa (यक्ष) benevolent nature spirits


Yamarāja (यमराज) the demigod who is the superintendent of punishment after death


yama-dūta (यमदूत) the messengers of envoys of Yamarāja


yamala-arjuna (यमलार्जुन) a type of tree; the trees Lord Kṛṣṇa broke in order to liberate the two cursed demigods


Yaśodā (यशोद) foster mother of Lord Kṛṣṇa and wife of Nanda Mahārāja


yoga (योग) science of linking one to the Supreme Lord


Yogamāyā (योगमाय) Lord Kṛṣṇas internal spiritual energy for the material world


yuddha (युद्ध) war


Yuddha ṇḍa (युद्ध काण्ड) the canto in the Rāmāyaṇa that describes the war between Rāma and Rāvaṇa


Yudhiṣṭhira (युधिष्ठिर) the eldest ṇḍava who ruled Hastināpura after the war of Mahābhārata


yuga (युग) cosmic ages which cycle perpetually; as each cycle completes, the age, abilities, moral values, religious principles, strength and good qualities decline; there are four yugas


yuga-dharma (युग धर्म) the fundamental religious and dutiful principle prescribed for the yuga


UPDATED: July 6, 2009