Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "yajnas" []

  • Plural form of yajna. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yajnas" in a sentence
  • "Such a person should also perform all kinds of Paka-yajnas with costly presents of food and wealth."
  • "As and when the mankind evolved further, the tradition of sacrificing animals in yajnas became redundant and did not signify bravery (RAJOGUNA) but signified basal, carnal, animalistic and cowardly behavior (TAMOGUNA); in view of preferred vegetarian food being easily available; and hence gradually declined to almost zero."
  • "He also states that people work according to their stage of evolution; through different yajnas, pranayamas, and humble dialogue with a guide and reach enlightenment."