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 7.97.20

संभवत्युत्तमप्रज्ञः शास्त्रतो व्यवहारतः ।
यो यत्र नाम तत्रासौ पण्डितस्तं समाश्रयेत् ॥ २० ॥

saṃbhavatyuttamaprajñaḥ śāstrato vyavahārataḥ |
yo yatra nāma tatrāsau paṇḍitastaṃ samāśrayet || 20 ||

A man becomes wise by knowledge of sastras, as also by practicing the conduct of the good; as also by associating with the wise and good, wherever such persons may be found upon inquiry.

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 7.97.20). 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: “saṃbhavatyuttamaprajñaḥ śāstrato vyavahārataḥ”
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
    sam (Preverb); (2 der.)
    (Preverb)
    (Preverb)
  • bhavatyu -
  • bhavatī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    bhavati (adverb)
    bhavatī (nominative single)
    bhavati (vocative single)
    bhavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavat (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative dual)
    bhavatī (vocative dual)
    bhavatī (accusative dual)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative dual)
    bhavatī (accusative dual)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative single)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavati (present active third single)
  • uttama -
  • uttama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    uttama (vocative single)
    uttama (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    uttama (vocative single)
  • prajñaḥ -
  • prajña (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prajñaḥ (nominative single)
  • śāstrato* -
  • śāstrataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • vyavahārataḥ -
  • vyavahārataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “yo yatra nāma tatrāsau paṇḍitastaṃ samāśrayet”
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yatra (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    nāma (compound)
    nāma (adverb)
    nāma (nominative single)
    nāma (vocative single)
    nāma (accusative single)
  • tatrāsau -
  • paṇḍitas -
  • paṇḍita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paṇḍitaḥ (nominative single)
    paṇḍ -> paṇḍita (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    paṇḍitaḥ (nominative single), from √paṇḍ (class 1 verb)
    paṇḍitaḥ (nominative single), from √paṇḍ (class 10 verb)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (accusative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (nominative single)
    tam (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (accusative single)
  • samā -
  • samā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    samā (nominative single)
    samā (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • śrayet -
  • śri (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    śrayet (optative active third single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.97.20). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhavati (bhavatī, भवती): defined in 2 categories.
Bhavat (भवत्): defined in 1 categories.
Uttama (उत्तम): defined in 2 categories.
Prajna (prajña, प्रज्ञ): defined in 2 categories.
Ya (य): defined in 2 categories.
Yah (yaḥ, यः): defined in 1 categories.
Naman (nāman, नामन्): defined in 1 categories.
Pandita (paṇḍita, पण्डित): defined in 1 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Sama (samā, समा): defined in 2 categories.

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