A Yogi is one who has realised God, but in the West many people use the word to mean one who practises Yoga, one who is seeking, one who is still on the path. But in the strict sense of the term, the word Yogi is applied only to those who have realised God and not to those who are seekers after the Truth.
Who is really a yogi?
Sri Chinmoy, AUM — Vol. 8, No. 7, February 1973.First published by AUM Centre Press in 1973.
This is the 9075th book that Sri Chinmoy has written since he came to the West, in 1964.