Definition of Rasa-yatra in US English:

Rasa-yatra

(also Rasa-jatra, Ras-jatra, Ras-yatra)

noun

  • An Indian festival celebrating a dance originally performed by Krishna and the gopis in Hindu mythology. Formerly also: this dance.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in John Holwell (1711–1798). From Sanskrit rāsayātrā from rāsa rasa + yātrā.

Pronunciation

Rasa-yatra

/ˌrɑːsəˈjɑːtrɑː/