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 1.12.24

भृशं मुह्यामि संस्मृत्य भावाभावमयीं स्थितिम् ।
दारिद्र्येणेव सुभगो दूरे संसारचेष्टया ॥ २४ ॥

bhṛśaṃ muhyāmi saṃsmṛtya bhāvābhāvamayīṃ sthitim |
dāridryeṇeva subhago dūre saṃsāraceṣṭayā || 24 ||

I wait to think on the positive and negative states (of worldly bliss), as a ruined man bewails to reflect on his former state of affluence.

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

Bhrisha (+2), Bhava (+2), Abhava (+2), Sthiti (+2), Subhaga (+2), Dura (+1), Samsara (+2), Ceshta (+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 1.12.24). 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: “bhṛśaṃ muhyāmi saṃsmṛtya bhāvābhāvamayīṃ sthitim”
  • bhṛśam -
  • bhṛśam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    bhṛśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bhṛśam (adverb)
    bhṛśam (accusative single)
    bhṛśa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhṛśam (adverb)
    bhṛśam (nominative single)
    bhṛśam (accusative single)
    bhṛśā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhṛśam (adverb)
  • muhyāmi -
  • muh (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    muhyāmi (present active first single)
  • saṃsmṛtya -
  • bhāvā -
  • bhāva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bhāva (vocative single)
    bhā (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    bhāva (imperative active first dual)
  • abhāvam -
  • abhāva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    abhāvam (adverb)
    abhāvam (accusative single)
  • ayī -
  • ayi (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    ayin (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    ayi (compound)
    ayi (adverb)
    ayī (nominative single)
    ayī (nominative single)
    ayin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ayi (compound)
    ayi (adverb)
    ayi (nominative single)
    ayi (vocative single)
    ayi (accusative single)
    e (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ayi (locative single)
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    im (accusative single)
  • sthitim -
  • sthiti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sthitim (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “dāridryeṇeva subhago dūre saṃsāraceṣṭayā”
  • dāridryeṇe -
  • dāridrya (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    dāridryeṇa (instrumental single)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • subhago* -
  • subhaga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    subhagaḥ (nominative single)
  • dūre -
  • dūre (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    dūra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dūre (locative single)
    dūra (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    dūre (nominative dual)
    dūre (vocative dual)
    dūre (accusative dual)
    dūre (locative single)
    dūrā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    dūre (nominative dual)
    dūre (vocative single)
    dūre (vocative dual)
    dūre (accusative dual)
  • saṃsāra -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    saṃsāra (vocative single)
  • ceṣṭayā -
  • ceṣṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭayā (instrumental single)
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