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 6.74.30

अध्यात्मज्ञाननित्यत्वं तत्त्वज्ञानार्थदर्शनम् ।
एतज्ज्ञानमिति प्रोक्तमज्ञानं तदतोऽन्यथा ॥ ३० ॥

adhyātmajñānanityatvaṃ tattvajñānārthadarśanam |
etajjñānamiti proktamajñānaṃ tadato'nyathā || 30 ||

It is the continued knowledge of spirituality, and insight into the sense of the unity and identity of God, which are said to constitute our true knowledge; all besides is mere ignorance and false knowledge.

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

Tattvajnana (+2), Ajnana (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.74.30). 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: “adhyātmajñānanityatvaṃ tattvajñānārthadarśanam”
  • adhyātmajñāna -
  • adhyātmajñāna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    adhyātmajñāna (vocative single)
  • nityatvam -
  • nityatva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nityatvam (adverb)
    nityatvam (nominative single)
    nityatvam (accusative single)
  • tattvajñānā -
  • tattvajñāna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tattvajñāna (vocative single)
  • arthadarśanam -
  • arthadarśana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    arthadarśanam (adverb)
    arthadarśanam (nominative single)
    arthadarśanam (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “etajjñānamiti proktamajñānaṃ tadato'nyathā”
  • e -
  • a (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    e (locative single)
    ā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    e (nominative dual)
    e (vocative single)
    e (vocative dual)
    e (accusative dual)
    i (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    e (vocative single)
    e (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    e (vocative single)
  • tajjñān -
  • tajjña (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tajjñān (accusative plural)
  • amiti -
  • amiti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
  • proktam -
  • prokta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    proktam (adverb)
    proktam (accusative single)
    prokta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    proktam (adverb)
    proktam (nominative single)
    proktam (accusative single)
    proktā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    proktam (adverb)
  • ajñānam -
  • ajñāna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ajñānam (adverb)
    ajñānam (accusative single)
    ajñāna (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ajñānam (adverb)
    ajñānam (nominative single)
    ajñānam (accusative single)
    ajñānā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ajñānam (adverb)
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    tad (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
  • ato' -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • anyathā -
  • anyathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
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