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 1.15.20

निरहंकारवृत्तेर्मे मौर्ख्याच्छोकेन सीदतः ।
यत्किंचिदुचितं ब्रह्मंस्तदाख्यातुमिहार्हसि ॥ २० ॥

nirahaṃkāravṛtterme maurkhyācchokena sīdataḥ |
yatkiṃciducitaṃ brahmaṃstadākhyātumihārhasi || 20 ||

I have given up my (sense of) egoism, yet is my mind stupified with sorrow by my ignorance. Tell me, O Brahman! what thou thinkest right for me under these circumstances.

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

Vritti (+2), Shoka (+2), Brahma (+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 1.15.20). 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: “nirahaṃkāravṛtterme maurkhyācchokena sīdataḥ”
  • nirahaṅkāra -
  • nirahaṅkāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirahaṅkāra (vocative single)
    nirahaṅkāra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirahaṅkāra (vocative single)
  • vṛtter -
  • vṛtti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vṛtteḥ (ablative single)
    vṛtteḥ (genitive single)
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    me (locative single)
    ma (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    me (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (8 der.)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    me (dative single)
    me (genitive single)
  • maurkhyācch -
  • maurkhya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    maurkhyāt (adverb)
    maurkhyāt (ablative single)
  • śokena -
  • śoka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śokena (instrumental single)
    śoka (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    śokena (instrumental single)
  • sīdataḥ -
  • sad -> sīdat (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    sīdataḥ (accusative plural), from √sad (class 1 verb)
    sīdataḥ (ablative single), from √sad (class 1 verb)
    sīdataḥ (genitive single), from √sad (class 1 verb)
    sad -> sīdat (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    sīdataḥ (ablative single), from √sad (class 1 verb)
    sīdataḥ (genitive single), from √sad (class 1 verb)
    sad (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    sīdataḥ (present active third dual)
  • Line 2: “yatkiṃciducitaṃ brahmaṃstadākhyātumihārhasi”
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)
  • kiñcid -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kiñcit (compound)
    kiñcit (adverb)
    kiñcit (nominative single)
    kiñcit (vocative single)
    kiñcit (accusative single)
  • ucitam -
  • ucita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ucitam (adverb)
    ucitam (accusative single)
    ucita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ucitam (adverb)
    ucitam (nominative single)
    ucitam (accusative single)
    ucitā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ucitam (adverb)
    uc -> ucita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    ucitam (accusative single), from √uc (class 4 verb)
    uc -> ucita (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    ucitam (nominative single), from √uc (class 4 verb)
    ucitam (accusative single), from √uc (class 4 verb)
  • brahmaṃ -
  • brahma (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    brahmam (adverb)
    brahmam (adverb)
    brahmam (accusative single)
    brahmam (accusative single)
    brahma (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    brahmam (adverb)
    brahmam (adverb)
    brahmam (nominative single)
    brahmam (nominative single)
    brahmam (accusative single)
    brahmam (accusative single)
  • sta -
  • as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    sta (imperative active second plural)
  • -
  • (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
    (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (instrumental single)
  • khyātum -
  • khyā -> khyātum (infinitive); (1 der.)
    (infinitive), from √khyā
  • ihā -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • arhasi -
  • arh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    arhasi (present active second single)
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