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 2.20.13

इदं यशस्यमायुष्यं पुरुषार्थफलप्रदम् ।
तज्ज्ञादाप्ताच्च सच्छास्त्रं श्रोतव्यं किल धीमता ॥ १३ ॥

idaṃ yaśasyamāyuṣyaṃ puruṣārthaphalapradam |
tajjñādāptācca sacchāstraṃ śrotavyaṃ kila dhīmatā || 13 ||

Learning conduces to renown, long life and to the acquisition of the object of your exertion; therefore should the intelligent learn the good sciences from those who have studied and mastered them.

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 2.20.13). 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: “idaṃ yaśasyamāyuṣyaṃ puruṣārthaphalapradam”
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    idam (nominative single)
    idam (accusative single)
  • yaśasyam -
  • yaśasya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yaśasyam (adverb)
    yaśasyam (accusative single)
    yaśasya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yaśasyam (adverb)
    yaśasyam (nominative single)
    yaśasyam (accusative single)
    yaśasyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    yaśasyam (adverb)
  • āyuṣyam -
  • āyuṣya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āyuṣyam (adverb)
    āyuṣyam (accusative single)
    āyuṣya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    āyuṣyam (adverb)
    āyuṣyam (nominative single)
    āyuṣyam (accusative single)
    āyuṣyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āyuṣyam (adverb)
  • puruṣārtha -
  • puruṣārtha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    puruṣārtha (vocative single)
  • phalapradam -
  • phalaprada (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    phalapradam (adverb)
    phalapradam (accusative single)
    phalaprada (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    phalapradam (adverb)
    phalapradam (nominative single)
    phalapradam (accusative single)
    phalapradā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    phalapradam (adverb)
  • Line 2: “tajjñādāptācca sacchāstraṃ śrotavyaṃ kila dhīmatā”
  • tajjñād -
  • tajjña (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tajjñāt (adverb)
    tajjñāt (ablative single)
    tajjña (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tajjñāt (adverb)
    tajjñāt (ablative single)
  • āptāc -
  • āpta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āptāt (adverb)
    āptāt (ablative single)
    āpta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    āptāt (adverb)
    āptāt (ablative single)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • sacchāstram -
  • sacchāstra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sacchāstram (adverb)
    sacchāstram (nominative single)
    sacchāstram (accusative single)
  • śrotavyam -
  • śrotavya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śrotavyam (adverb)
    śrotavyam (accusative single)
    śrotavya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śrotavyam (adverb)
    śrotavyam (nominative single)
    śrotavyam (accusative single)
    śrotavyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śrotavyam (adverb)
    śru -> śrotavya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    śrotavyam (accusative single), from √śru (class 5 verb)
    śru -> śrotavya (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    śrotavyam (nominative single), from √śru (class 5 verb)
    śrotavyam (accusative single), from √śru (class 5 verb)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kila (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kila (vocative single)
    kil (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    kila (imperative active second single)
  • dhīmatā -
  • dhīmat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dhīmatā (instrumental single)
    dhīmat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    dhīmatā (instrumental single)
    dhīmatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dhīmatā (nominative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (2.20.13). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yashasya (yasasya, yaśasya, यशस्य): defined in 1 categories.
Purushartha (purusartha, puruṣārtha, पुरुषार्थ): defined in 2 categories.
Apta (āpta, आप्त): defined in 2 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Kila (किल): defined in 1 categories.

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