Yogesh is a Hindu name for male. It is formed from two words: Yoga- Ishvara (Ishvara means God). The name literally means "God of Yoga", or Destiny's God; who according to the Hindu mythology is Shiva.
Yogis practice yoga to become free from material bondage and to spiritualize the consciousness. Yogesh means the one who is perfect in Yoga. Also the name belongs to Lord Krishna.
The name may refer to:
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