yojana योजन

Definition: n. (sometimesm.; in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound' f(ā-).) a stage or yojana- (id est a distance traversed in one harnessing or without unyoking; especially a particular measure of distance, sometimes regarded as equal to 4 or 5 English miles, but more correctly = 4 krośa-s or about 9 miles;according to other calculations = 2 1/2 English miles, and according to some = 8 krośa-s) etc.