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 2.7.27

क्रियया स्पन्दधर्मिण्या स्वार्थसाधकता स्वयम् ।
साधुसंगमसच्छास्त्रतीक्ष्णयोन्नीयते धिया ॥ २७ ॥

kriyayā spandadharmiṇyā svārthasādhakatā svayam |
sādhusaṃgamasacchāstratīkṣṇayonnīyate dhiyā || 27 ||

Men of acute understandings raise themselves to elevation, by their association with the virtuous, study of good works and active employment to duties tending to their own good.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.7.27). 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: “kriyayā spandadharmiṇyā svārthasādhakatā svayam”
  • kriyayā -
  • kriyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kriyayā (instrumental single)
  • spanda -
  • spanda (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    spanda (vocative single)
  • dharmiṇyā -
  • dharmiṇī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dharmiṇyā (instrumental single)
  • svārthasādhaka -
  • svārthasādhaka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svārthasādhaka (vocative single)
    svārthasādhaka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svārthasādhaka (vocative single)
  • -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
    tan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • svayam -
  • svayam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “sādhusaṃgamasacchāstratīkṣṇayonnīyate dhiyā”
  • sādhu -
  • sādhu (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sādhu (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    sādhu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    sādhu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    sādhu (nominative single)
    sādhu (vocative single)
    sādhu (accusative single)
  • saṅgama -
  • saṅgama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saṅgama (vocative single)
  • sacchāstra -
  • sacchāstra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sacchāstra (vocative single)
  • tīkṣṇayo -
  • tīkṣṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tīkṣṇayā (instrumental single)
  • unnīya -
  • unnīya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    unnīya (vocative single)
    unnīya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    unnīya (vocative single)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • dhiyā -
  • dhī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dhiyā (instrumental single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (2.7.27). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kriya (kriyā, क्रिया): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (tā, ता): defined in 2 categories.
Tan (तन्): defined in 1 categories.
Sadhu (sādhu, साधु): defined in 2 categories.
Sangama (saṅgama, सङ्गम): defined in 2 categories.
Tikshna (tiksna, tīkṣṇā, तीक्ष्णा): defined in 1 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Dhi (dhī, धी): defined in 1 categories.

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