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 2.16.23

सत्समागमसंतोषविचाराः सुविचारितम् ।
प्रवर्तन्ते शमस्वच्छे वाहनानीव सागरे ॥ २३ ॥

satsamāgamasaṃtoṣavicārāḥ suvicāritam |
pravartante śamasvacche vāhanānīva sāgare || 23 ||

Association with the good, contentment, right reasoning, and good judgement, joined with peace and tranquility, serve as cargo-ships in the ocean of the world.

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

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (2.16.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Satsamagama, Santosha, Vicara, Suvicarita, Prava, Ritam, Tad, Yushmad, Shama, Svaccha, Vahana, Iva, Sagara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.16.23). 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: “satsamāgamasaṃtoṣavicārāḥ suvicāritam
  • satsamāgama -
  • satsamāgama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • santoṣa -
  • santoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    santoṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vicārāḥ -
  • vicāra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • suvicāritam -
  • suvicārita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    suvicārita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    suvicāritā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “pravartante śamasvacche vāhanānīva sāgare
  • pravar -
  • prava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pravā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛtan -
  • ṛtam (indeclinable)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • śama -
  • śama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śama (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • svacche -
  • svaccha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    svaccha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    svacchā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vāhanānī -
  • vāhana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • sāgare -
  • sāgara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sāgara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sāgarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.16.23

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 2.16.23 in Gujarati sript:
સત્સમાગમસંતોષવિચારાઃ સુવિચારિતમ્ ।
પ્રવર્તન્તે શમસ્વચ્છે વાહનાનીવ સાગરે ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 2.16.23 in Telugu sript:
సత్సమాగమసంతోషవిచారాః సువిచారితమ్ ।
ప్రవర్తన్తే శమస్వచ్ఛే వాహనానీవ సాగరే ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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