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 1.17.22

अनावर्जितचित्तापि सर्वमेवानुधावति ।
न चाप्नोति फलं किंचित्तृष्णा जीर्णेव कामिनी ॥ २२ ॥

anāvarjitacittāpi sarvamevānudhāvati |
na cāpnoti phalaṃ kiṃcittṛṣṇā jīrṇeva kāminī || 22 ||

Venality is like a churlish old woman, who from the incontinence of her heart, courts the company of every man, without gaining the object of her desire.

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 1.17.22). 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: “anāvarjitacittāpi sarvamevānudhāvati”
  • anāva -
  • ana (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    anau (nominative dual)
    anau (vocative dual)
    anau (accusative dual)
    ani (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    anau (locative single)
    anu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    anau (locative single)
    anu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    anau (locative single)
    an (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    anāva (imperative active first dual)
  • arjita -
  • arjita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    arjita (vocative single)
    arjita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    arjita (vocative single)
    ṛj -> arjita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound), from √ṛj
    ṛj -> arjita (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    (compound), from √ṛj
    ṛj -> arjita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    arjita (vocative single), from √ṛj
    ṛj -> arjita (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    arjita (vocative single), from √ṛj
  • cittā -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    citta (vocative single)
    citta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    citta (vocative single)
    cittā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    cittā (nominative single)
    cittā (nominative single)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    citta (imperative active second plural)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sarva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sarvam (adverb)
    sarvam (accusative single)
    sarva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sarvam (nominative single)
    sarvam (accusative single)
  • evān -
  • eva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    evān (accusative plural)
  • udhā -
  • udhan (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    udha (compound)
    udha (adverb)
    udha (nominative single)
    udha (vocative single)
    udha (accusative single)
  • avati -
  • avat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    avati (locative single)
    avat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    avati (locative single)
    u -> avat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    avati (locative single), from √u (class 1 verb)
    u -> avat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    avati (locative single), from √u (class 1 verb)
    av (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    avati (present active third single)
    u (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    avati (present active third single)
  • Line 2: “na cāpnoti phalaṃ kiṃcittṛṣṇā jīrṇeva kāminī”
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • -
  • 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)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
  • āpnoti -
  • āp (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    āpnoti (present active third single)
  • phalam -
  • phala (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    phalam (adverb)
    phalam (accusative single)
    phala (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    phalam (adverb)
    phalam (nominative single)
    phalam (accusative single)
    phalā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    phalam (adverb)
  • kiñcit -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kiñcit (compound)
    kiñcit (adverb)
    kiñcit (nominative single)
    kiñcit (vocative single)
    kiñcit (accusative single)
  • tṛṣṇā* -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (nominative plural)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (vocative plural)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (accusative plural)
  • jīrṇe -
  • jīrṇa (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    jīrṇa (vocative single)
    jīrṇe (locative single)
    jīrṇa (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    (compound)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual)
    jīrṇa (vocative single)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual)
    jīrṇe (locative single)
    jīrṇā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    jīrṇā (nominative single)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual)
    jīrṇe (vocative single)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual)
    jīrṇi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    jīrṇe (vocative single)
    jīrṇe (vocative single)
    jīrṇi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jīrṇe (vocative single)
    jṝ -> jīrṇa (participle, masculine); (6 der.)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jṝ -> jīrṇa (participle, neuter); (15 der.)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇa (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (locative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jṝ -> jīrṇā (participle, feminine); (15 der.)
    jīrṇā (nominative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 1 verb)
    jīrṇā (nominative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 4 verb)
    jīrṇā (nominative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (nominative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative single), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (vocative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
    jīrṇe (accusative dual), from √jṝ (class 9 verb)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • kāminī -
  • kāminī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāminī (nominative single)
    kāmin (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kāminī (nominative dual)
    kāminī (vocative dual)
    kāminī (accusative dual)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.17.22). 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.
Ani (अनि): defined in 1 categories.
Anu (अनु): defined in 2 categories.
Citta (चित्त, cittā, चित्ता): defined in 2 categories.
Ap (अप्): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव): defined in 1 categories.
Avat (अवत्): defined in 1 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Ca (च, cā, चा): defined in 1 categories.
Phala (फल): defined in 1 categories.
Trishna (trsna, tṛṣṇā, तृष्णा): defined in 2 categories.
Jirna (jīrṇa, जीर्ण, jīrṇā, जीर्णा): defined in 1 categories.
Kamini (kāminī, कामिनी): defined in 2 categories.

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