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Kailash:
the world mountain

Kalash:
brass pot containing water, representative of a goddess

Kali:
the dark form of the Goddess, characterized by ferocious appearance
Kali Yuga:

dark or iron age

Kalki:
tenth avatar of Vishnu

Kama:
pursuit of desire and pleasure, particularly sexual pleasure

Kapha:
biological water humor

Kapila:
great Hindu sage, founder of the Sankhya system of philosophy

Karakas:
planetary significators

Karma:
literally 'action' but also the law of cause and effect; action and reaction
Karma Marga:
the path of egoless action

Karma Yoga:
Yoga of Work or Service

Karma Yogi:
person who is selflessly devoted to work

Kashmiri Shaivism:
Shaivite philosophy of medieval Kashmir

Katcha:
poor quality, impure food

Ketu:
south node of the Moon, dragon's tail

Kirtan:
hymn in praise of a deity

Krishna:
eighth avatar of Vishnu

Krishna-Janamastami:
Hindu festival celebrating the birth of Lord Krishna

Kriya Yoga:
Yoga of technique

Kshatriya:
people of political values, belonging to the second of the four Hindu classes of society, traditionally a warrior, ruler or administrator

Kundalini:
serpent power, power of subtle body

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