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 1.12.1

वाल्मीकिरुवाच ।
इति पृष्टो मुनीन्द्रेण समाश्वस्य च राघवः ।
उवाच वचनं चारु परिपूर्णार्थमन्थरम् ॥ १ ॥

vālmīkiruvāca |
iti pṛṣṭo munīndreṇa samāśvasya ca rāghavaḥ |
uvāca vacanaṃ cāru paripūrṇārthamantharam || 1 ||

Valmiki related:—Being thus asked with soothing words by the chief of the sages, Rama made his answer in a soft and graceful speech replete with good sense.

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 1.12.1). 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: “vālmīkiruvāca”
  • vālmīkir -
  • vālmīki (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vālmīkiḥ (nominative single)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • Line 2: “iti pṛṣṭo munīndreṇa samāśvasya ca rāghavaḥ”
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • pṛṣṭo* -
  • pṛṣṭa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pṛṣṭaḥ (nominative single)
    pṛṣ -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    pṛṣṭaḥ (nominative single), from √pṛṣ (class 1 verb)
    praś -> pṛṣṭa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    pṛṣṭaḥ (nominative single), from √praś (class 6 verb)
  • munīndreṇa -
  • munīndra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    munīndreṇa (instrumental single)
  • samā -
  • sama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sama (vocative single)
    sama (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sama (vocative single)
    samā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    samā (nominative single)
    samā (nominative single)
    sam (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    sama (imperative active second single)
  • aśvasya -
  • aśva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aśvasya (genitive single)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • rāghavaḥ -
  • rāghava (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    rāghavaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 3: “uvāca vacanaṃ cāru paripūrṇārthamantharam”
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • vacanam -
  • vacana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vacanam (adverb)
    vacanam (accusative single)
    vacana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vacanam (adverb)
    vacanam (nominative single)
    vacanam (accusative single)
    vacanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vacanam (adverb)
  • cāru -
  • cāru (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    cāru (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cāru (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cāru (nominative single)
    cāru (vocative single)
    cāru (accusative single)
  • paripūrṇārtha -
  • paripūrṇārtha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paripūrṇārtha (vocative single)
    paripūrṇārtha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paripūrṇārtha (vocative single)
  • mantharam -
  • mantharam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    manthara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mantharam (adverb)
    mantharam (accusative single)
    manthara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    mantharam (adverb)
    mantharam (nominative single)
    mantharam (accusative single)
    mantharā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    mantharam (adverb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.12.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Valmiki (vālmīki, वाल्मीकि): defined in 2 categories.
Prishta (prsta, pṛṣṭa, पृष्ट): defined in 2 categories.
Sama (सम, samā, समा): defined in 2 categories.
Ashva (asva, aśva, अश्व): defined in 2 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Raghava (rāghava, राघव): defined in 2 categories.
Vacana (वचन): defined in 2 categories.
Caru (cāru, चारु): defined in 2 categories.
Manthara (मन्थर): defined in 2 categories.

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