Comprehensive list of yoga terms, meanings, and sanskrit translations for Hatha,  Bikram, Iyengar, Ashtanga & other forms
Term Meaning
Catuspadapitham Yoga Table or Crab Pose
Chakravakasana Table to Child Pose.
Chandra moon
Chandra nadi Ida nadi
Chapatti A thin, round flat bread.
Chaturanga Dandasana Four Limbed Staff Pose, Yoga Low Plank Pose.
Chidakasha Psychic space in front of the closed eyes, just behind the forehead.
Chidanand State of consciousness where being, consciousness, and bliss shines.
Chinmaya "Full of the `mind", or consciousness
Chin mudra Hand gesture in which the first finger is kept at the root of the thumb, the last three fingers are unfolded.
Chit kundalini A stage in the experience of the rise of kundalini when the breath stops and becomes congealed low in the body.
Complete breath Breath exercise of even inhalation and exhalation that involves all respiratory muscles.