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 6.16.16

ज्ञातत्वदागमोऽप्येवं त्वां पृच्छामीह यन्मुने ।
भवद्वाक्यामृतास्वादवाञ्छितं प्रविजृम्भते ॥ १६ ॥

jñātatvadāgamo'pyevaṃ tvāṃ pṛcchāmīha yanmune |
bhavadvākyāmṛtāsvādavāñchitaṃ pravijṛmbhate || 16 ||

Though thus we know this as the cause of your calling into us; yet it is our desire of satisfying ourselves with the sweetness of your nectarious words, that has prompted to propose this query to you at present.

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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 (6.16.16). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Jnata, Yushmad, Agama, Api, Apya, Evam, Eva, Tva, Iha, Yat, Yad, Muni, Bhavat, Bhavant, Vakyamrita, Asvadavat, Shita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.16.16). 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: “jñātatvadāgamo'pyevaṃ tvāṃ pṛcchāmīha yanmune
  • jñāta -
  • jñāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jñāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √jñā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √jñā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √jñā class 9 verb]
  • tvad -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [ablative single]
  • āgamo' -
  • āgama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • apye -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    apyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    evam (indeclinable)
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
  • tvām -
  • tvā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative single]
  • pṛcchāmī -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [present active first single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
  • yan -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mune -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • Line 2: “bhavadvākyāmṛtāsvādavāñchitaṃ pravijṛmbhate
  • bhavad -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine)
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vākyāmṛtā -
  • vākyāmṛta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • āsvādavāñch -
  • āsvādavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śitam -
  • śita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śitā (noun, feminine)
    śā -> śita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śā class 3 verb], [accusative single from √śā class 4 verb]
    śā -> śita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śā class 3 verb], [accusative single from √śā class 3 verb], [nominative single from √śā class 4 verb], [accusative single from √śā class 4 verb]
  • pravi -
  • pravi (Preverb)
  • jṛmbhate -
  • jṛmbh (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.16.16

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.16.16 in Gujarati sript:
જ્ઞાતત્વદાગમોઽપ્યેવં ત્વાં પૃચ્છામીહ યન્મુને ।
ભવદ્વાક્યામૃતાસ્વાદવાઞ્છિતં પ્રવિજૃમ્ભતે ॥ 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 6.16.16 in Telugu sript:
జ్ఞాతత్వదాగమోఽప్యేవం త్వాం పృచ్ఛామీహ యన్మునే ।
భవద్వాక్యామృతాస్వాదవాఞ్ఛితం ప్రవిజృమ్భతే ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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