Definitions for "Chela"
The pincherlike claw of Crustacea and Arachnida.
The claw of an arthropod.
pincer claw of arthropods.
Keywords:  disciple, novice, guru, megi, granth
In India, a dependent person occupying a position between that of a servant or slave and a disciple; hence, a disciple or novice.
Megi novice who is learning his or her trade
A disciple of the guru, used in the Guru Granth Sahib to refer to Sikhs.
Keywords:  cela, see
see cela
the attentional principle. This term is used to indicate an individual with whom a Master has begun to establish a relationship of guidance, teaching, supervision and counseling, after the individual has learned to contact the Master within. In some traditions, this term is used to refer to the spirit who has similarly contacted the Guide form of the Master within.
a person who has offered himself to a master as a pupil to learn practically the hidden mysteries of nature and the psychical powers latent in man