Yoga Sūtra Chapter One verse 11
अनुभूतविषयासंप्रमोषः स्मृतिः ॥११॥
anubhūta-viṣaya-asaṃpramoṣaḥ smṛtiḥ ||11||
Memory is the retention of the experience of an object.anubhūta - experience, experienced; resulted, followed as a consequenceviṣaya - an object; any object of affection or concern or attentionasaṃpramoṣa - retentionsmṛti - remembrance; memory; mindfulness; the whole body of sacred tradition or what is remembered by human teachers and constantly revised
Commentaries and Reflections
Commentary by T Krishnamacharya:
Commentary by Paul Harvey:
Memory is the retention of the outcome of our experience of an object.