Definitions for sadhuˈsɑ du
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a Hindu ascetic.
Category: Eastern Religions
Origin of sadhu:
1835–45; < Skt sādhu good, a holy man
(Hinduism) an ascetic holy man
An ascetic or practitioner of yoga (yogi) who has given up pursuit of the first three Hindu goals of life: kama (enjoyment), artha (practical objectives) and even dharma (duty).