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Kriya (in Sanskrit "action, deed, effort") most commonly refers to a "completed action", technique or practice within a yoga discipline meant to achieve a specific result. Types of kriya may vary widely between different schools of yoga. Another meaning of Kriya is the outward physical manifestations of awakened kundalini. Kriyas can also be the spontaneous movements resulting from the awakening of Kundalini energy.

Kriya Shakti is "a power of thought" said to be greatly studied by yogis[1]. Among the specific Kriya practices are: Kriya Yoga and other techniques.

Kriya Yoga

Other techniques


  1. ^ Helena Petrona Blavatsky (1893 - 1897), The Secret Doctrine, London Theosophical Pub. House, 1893-97, ISBN 0-900-588-74-8
  2. ^ Paramhans Swami Maheshwarananda, The hidden power in humans, Ibera Verlag, pages 47, 48. ISBN 3-85052-197-4
  3. ^ "The Art of Kriya Yoga- a Systematic Approach to the Evolution of Consciousness" by Yogacharya Shivaji Mizner


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