Hinduism a cosmic or divine energy in human beings located at the base of the spine and released upward by means of yogic techniques
Origin of kundalinifrom Sanskrit ku??alini, literally , coiled, snake
Energy that lies dormant at the base of the spine until it is activated, as by the practice of yoga, and channeled upward through the chakras in the process of spiritual perfection.
Origin of kundaliniSanskrit ku&nlowdot;&dlowdot;alinī from feminine of ku&nlowdot;&dlowdot;alin- coiled, spiral from ku&nlowdot;&dlowdot;alam ring, coil perhaps of Dravidian origin
From Sanskrit कुण्डलिनी (kuṇḍalinī, “coiled”).