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(Sk. citta, mind, intelligence, thought). A term used in some yoga systems meaning “mind substance,” which can be modified by perception or other factors from which arises understanding. In Patañjali’s Yoga Sutras, yoga is the restraint or cessation of the modifications of the citta or mind substance.

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