Definition of chakra noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌkrə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌkrə//
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(in yoga) each of the main centres of spiritual power in the human body Word Originfrom Sanskrit cakra ‘wheel or circle’, from an Indo-European base meaning ‘turn’, shared by wheel.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chakra