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 1.17.11

तृष्णाभिधानया तात दग्धोऽस्मि ज्वालया तथा ।
यथा दाहोपशमनमाशंके नामृतैरपि ॥ ११ ॥

tṛṣṇābhidhānayā tāta dagdho'smi jvālayā tathā |
yathā dāhopaśamanamāśaṃke nāmṛtairapi || 11 ||

I am so greatly burnt by the flame of avarice, that I doubt whether this inflammation may be assuaged even by administration of nectar itself.

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 1.17.11). 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: “tṛṣṇābhidhānayā tāta dagdho'smi jvālayā tathā”
  • tṛṣṇā -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tṛṣṇā (nominative single)
    tṛṣṇā (nominative single)
  • abhidhāna -
  • abhidhāna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    abhidhāna (vocative single)
  • -
  • (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
    (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • tāta -
  • tāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāta (vocative single)
  • dagdho' -
  • dagdhṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dagdhaḥ (vocative single)
    dagdha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dagdhaḥ (nominative single)
  • asmi -
  • as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    asmi (present active first single)
  • jvālayā -
  • jvālā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    jvālayā (instrumental single)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • Line 2: “yathā dāhopaśamanamāśaṃke nāmṛtairapi”
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • dāho -
  • dāha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dāha (vocative single)
  • upaśamanam -
  • upaśamana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    upaśamanam (adverb)
    upaśamanam (accusative single)
    upaśamana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    upaśamanam (adverb)
    upaśamanam (nominative single)
    upaśamanam (accusative single)
  • āśaṅke -
  • āśaṅkā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    āśaṅke (nominative dual)
    āśaṅke (vocative single)
    āśaṅke (vocative dual)
    āśaṅke (accusative dual)
  • nām -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nām (accusative single)
  • ṛtair -
  • ṛta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ṛtaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    ṛta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ṛtaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
    api (Preverb); (1 der.)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.17.11). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Trishna (trsna, tṛṣṇā, तृष्णा): defined in 2 categories.
Abhidhana (abhidhāna, अभिधान): defined in 1 categories.
Ya (yā, या): defined in 2 categories.
Tata (tāta, तात): defined in 1 categories.
Jvala (jvālā, ज्वाला): defined in 2 categories.
Daha (dāha, दाह): defined in 2 categories.
Na (nā, ना): defined in 2 categories.
Rita (rta, ṛta, ऋत): defined in 2 categories.
Ap (अप्): defined in 2 categories.

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