Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Verse 1.20.16

सुविस्मृतशुभाचारं बुद्धिवैधुर्यदायिनम् ।
ददात्यतितरामेष भ्रमं यौवनसंभ्रमः ॥ १६ ॥

suvismṛtaśubhācāraṃ buddhivaidhuryadāyinam |
dadātyatitarāmeṣa bhramaṃ yauvanasaṃbhramaḥ || 16 ||

Errors growing in youth, cause copious mistakes in life, by upsetting good sense and setting at naught the approved good manners.

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.20.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Smrita, Shubhacara, Vaidhuri, Vaidhurya, Adayin, Dadati, Atitaram, Esha, Bhrama, Yauvana, Sambhrama,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.20.16). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “suvismṛtaśubhācāraṃ buddhivaidhuryadāyinam
  • suvi -
  • (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • smṛta -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • śubhācāram -
  • śubhācāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śubhācāra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śubhācārā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • buddhi -
  • buddhi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • vaidhurya -
  • vaidhurī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vaidhurya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • adāyinam -
  • adāyin (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “dadātyatitarāmeṣa bhramaṃ yauvanasaṃbhramaḥ
  • dadātya -
  • dadāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    (verb class 3)
    [present active third single]
  • atitarām -
  • atitarām (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhramam -
  • bhrama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • yauvana -
  • yauvana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sambhramaḥ -
  • sambhrama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.20.16

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.20.16 in Gujarati sript:
સુવિસ્મૃતશુભાચારં બુદ્ધિવૈધુર્યદાયિનમ્ ।
દદાત્યતિતરામેષ ભ્રમં યૌવનસંભ્રમઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Preview of verse 1.20.16 in Telugu sript:
సువిస్మృతశుభాచారం బుద్ధివైధుర్యదాయినమ్ ।
దదాత్యతితరామేష భ్రమం యౌవనసంభ్రమః ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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