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 1.14.8

अविश्रान्तमनाः शून्यमायुराततमीहते ।
दुःखायैव विमूढोऽन्तर्गर्भमश्वतरी यथा ॥ ८ ॥

aviśrāntamanāḥ śūnyamāyurātatamīhate |
duḥkhāyaiva vimūḍho'ntargarbhamaśvatarī yathā || 8 ||

Men of restless minds, desiring to prolong their useless and toilsome lives, resemble the she-mule conceiving by a horse.

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 1.14.8). 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: “aviśrāntamanāḥ śūnyamāyurātatamīhate”
  • aviśrāntam -
  • aviśrānta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    aviśrāntam (adverb)
    aviśrāntam (accusative single)
    aviśrānta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    aviśrāntam (adverb)
    aviśrāntam (nominative single)
    aviśrāntam (accusative single)
    aviśrāntā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    aviśrāntam (adverb)
  • anāḥ -
  • ana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    anāḥ (nominative plural)
    anāḥ (vocative plural)
  • śūnyam -
  • śūnya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
    śūnyam (accusative single)
    śūnya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
    śūnyam (nominative single)
    śūnyam (accusative single)
    śūnyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
  • āyur -
  • āyus (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    āyuḥ (adverb)
    āyuḥ (nominative single)
    āyuḥ (vocative single)
    āyus (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    āyuḥ (adverb)
    āyuḥ (nominative single)
    āyuḥ (vocative single)
    āyuḥ (accusative single)
    āyu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    āyuḥ (nominative single)
    āyu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āyuḥ (nominative single)
  • ātatam -
  • ātata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ātatam (adverb)
    ātatam (accusative single)
    ātata (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ātatam (adverb)
    ātatam (nominative single)
    ātatam (accusative single)
    ātatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ātatam (adverb)
    at (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    ātatam (imperfect active second dual)
  • īhate -
  • īh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    īhate (present middle third single)
  • Line 2: “duḥkhāyaiva vimūḍho'ntargarbhamaśvatarī yathā”
  • duḥkhāyai -
  • duḥkha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    duḥkhāya (dative single)
    duḥkha (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    duḥkhāya (dative single)
    duḥkhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    duḥkhāyai (dative single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • vimūḍho' -
  • vimūḍha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vimūḍhaḥ (nominative single)
    vimūḍhaḥ (nominative single)
  • antargarbham -
  • antargarbha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    antargarbham (adverb)
    antargarbham (accusative single)
    antargarbha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    antargarbham (adverb)
    antargarbham (nominative single)
    antargarbham (accusative single)
    antargarbhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    antargarbham (adverb)
  • aśvatarī -
  • aśvatarī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aśvatarī (nominative single)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.14.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ana (अन): defined in 2 categories.
Shunya (sunya, śūnya, शून्य): defined in 1 categories.
Ayu (āyu, आयु): defined in 2 categories.
Ayus (āyus, आयुस्): defined in 2 categories.
Duhkha (duḥkha, दुःख, duḥkhā, दुःखा): defined in 2 categories.

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