(Hinduism) the destroyer, one of the three chief divinities of the later Hindu pantheon, the other two being Brahma and Vishnu. Siva is also the god presiding over personal destinies
noun 1. 1627–80, Indian king (1674–80), who led an uprising of Hindus against Muslim rule and founded the Masatha kingdom
noun 1. the ninth month of the Jewish calendar. noun 1. (in the Jewish calendar) the third month of the year according to biblical reckoning and the ninth month of the civil year, usually falling within May and June a Persian word (Assyr, sivanu, “bricks”), used after the Captivity as the name of the third […]
- Sivananda yoga
/ˌsɪvəˈnændə/ noun 1. a gentle form of yoga which concentrates on breathing control, stretching, and silent meditation
[siv-uh-pith-i-kuh s, -puh-thee-kuh s] /ˌsɪv əˈpɪθ ɪ kəs, -pəˈθi kəs/ noun 1. a genus of extinct Miocene primates of Asia that resemble the modern orangutan.