Definition of "yantras" []

  • An auspicious diagram used in meditation to help focus the mind (noun)
  • Plural form of yantra. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yantras" in a sentence
  • "In keeping with the zeitgeist of the time, lead guitarist George had his car painted with psychedelic images such as yantras and Sanskrit mantras."
  • "Hybrids, a series of large-scale photographs of women and trees, grew out of a previous series of digital collages in which the artist used images of the body--hands and feet, fingers and toes--to explore the overlap between the symmetrical designs of yantras, the organic shapes of shells and flowers, and microscopic images of cells."
  • "For optimum affect, yantras should be placed where you need a surge of positive energy and in the correct planetary alignment."