Cite
 

Meaning of pratyahara

pra•tya•ha•ra

Pronunciation: (pru-tyä-här'u), [key]
— n.
  1. the Yogic practice of turning the mind to introspection by voluntarily shutting out distractions provided by the senses.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.