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 1.10.17

भोजनं शयनं यानं विलासं स्नानमासनम् ।
उन्मत्तचेष्टित इव नाभिनन्दत्यनिन्दितम् ॥ १७ ॥

bhojanaṃ śayanaṃ yānaṃ vilāsaṃ snānamāsanam |
unmattaceṣṭita iva nābhinandatyaninditam || 17 ||

His doings are like those of a madman, who takes no delight at his food or rest, his vehicles or seats, his baths and other pleasures, however excellent they be.

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 1.10.17). 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: “bhojanaṃ śayanaṃ yānaṃ vilāsaṃ snānamāsanam”
  • bhojanam -
  • bhojana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bhojanam (adverb)
    bhojanam (accusative single)
    bhojana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhojanam (adverb)
    bhojanam (nominative single)
    bhojanam (accusative single)
  • śayanam -
  • śayana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śayanam (adverb)
    śayanam (accusative single)
    śayana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śayanam (adverb)
    śayanam (nominative single)
    śayanam (accusative single)
    śayanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śayanam (adverb)
  • yānam -
  • yāna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yānam (adverb)
    yānam (accusative single)
    yāna (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yānam (adverb)
    yānam (nominative single)
    yānam (accusative single)
    yānā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    yānam (adverb)
  • vilāsam -
  • vilāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vilāsam (adverb)
    vilāsam (accusative single)
    vilāsa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vilāsam (adverb)
    vilāsam (nominative single)
    vilāsam (accusative single)
  • snānam -
  • snāna (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    snānam (adverb)
    snānam (nominative single)
    snānam (accusative single)
  • āsanam -
  • āsana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    āsanam (adverb)
    āsanam (nominative single)
    āsanam (accusative single)
    āsanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āsanam (adverb)
  • Line 2: “unmattaceṣṭita iva nābhinandatyaninditam”
  • unmatta -
  • unmatta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    unmatta (vocative single)
    unmatta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    unmatta (vocative single)
  • ceṣṭita* -
  • ceṣṭita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭitaḥ (nominative single)
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭitaḥ (nominative single), from √ceṣṭ
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • nābhi -
  • nābhi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    nābhi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    nābh (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nābhi (locative single)
  • nandatya -
  • nand -> nandat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    nandati (locative single), from √nand (class 1 verb)
    nand -> nandat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    nandatī (nominative dual), from √nand (class 1 verb)
    nandatī (vocative dual), from √nand (class 1 verb)
    nandatī (accusative dual), from √nand (class 1 verb)
    nandati (locative single), from √nand (class 1 verb)
    nand (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    nandati (present active third single)
  • aninditam -
  • anindita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    aninditam (adverb)
    aninditam (accusative single)
    anindita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    aninditam (adverb)
    aninditam (nominative single)
    aninditam (accusative single)
    aninditā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    aninditam (adverb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.10.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhojana (भोजन): defined in 2 categories.
Yana (yāna, यान): defined in 2 categories.
Vilasa (vilāsa, विलास): defined in 2 categories.
Snana (snāna, स्नान): defined in 2 categories.
Asana (āsana, आसन): defined in 2 categories.
Unmatta (उन्मत्त): defined in 2 categories.

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