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 1.17.42

तावन्मुह्यत्ययं मूको लोको विलुलिताशयः ।
यावदेवानुसंधत्ते तृष्णा विषविषूचिका ॥ ४२ ॥

tāvanmuhyatyayaṃ mūko loko vilulitāśayaḥ |
yāvadevānusaṃdhatte tṛṣṇā viṣaviṣūcikā || 42 ||

So long do men remain in their state of (dead like) dumbness and mental delirium, as they are subject to the poisonous cholic of avarice.

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 1.17.42). 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: “tāvanmuhyatyayaṃ mūko loko vilulitāśayaḥ”
  • tāvan -
  • tāvat (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    tāvat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tāvat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāvan (vocative single)
    tāvat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tāvat (nominative single)
    tāvat (vocative single)
    tāvat (accusative single)
  • muhyatya -
  • muh -> muhyat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    muhyati (locative single), from √muh (class 4 verb)
    muh -> muhyat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    muhyatī (nominative dual), from √muh (class 4 verb)
    muhyatī (vocative dual), from √muh (class 4 verb)
    muhyatī (accusative dual), from √muh (class 4 verb)
    muhyati (locative single), from √muh (class 4 verb)
    muh (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    muhyati (present active third single)
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ayam (adverb)
    ayam (accusative single)
    idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ayam (nominative single)
  • mūko* -
  • mūka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mūkaḥ (nominative single)
  • loko* -
  • loka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lokaḥ (nominative single)
  • vilulitā -
  • vilulita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vilulita (vocative single)
    vilulita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    vilulita (vocative single)
    vilulitā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vilulitā (nominative single)
    vilulitā (nominative single)
  • āśayaḥ -
  • āśaya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    āśayaḥ (nominative single)
    āśi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    āśayaḥ (nominative plural)
    āśayaḥ (vocative plural)
  • Line 2: “yāvadevānusaṃdhatte tṛṣṇā viṣaviṣūcikā”
  • yāvad -
  • yāvat (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    yāvat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yāvat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yāvat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yāvat (nominative single)
    yāvat (vocative single)
    yāvat (accusative single)
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    eva (vocative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    evā (nominative single)
  • anusan -
  • anusam (Preverb); (1 der.)
  • dhatte -
  • dhā (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    dhatte (present middle third single)
  • tṛṣṇā* -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (nominative plural)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (vocative plural)
    tṛṣṇāḥ (accusative plural)
  • viṣa -
  • viṣa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    viṣa (vocative single)
    viṣa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    viṣa (vocative single)
  • viṣūcikā -
  • viṣūcikā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    viṣūcikā (nominative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.17.42). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Aya (अय): defined in 2 categories.
Muka (mūka, मूक): defined in 2 categories.
Loka (लोक): defined in 2 categories.
Ashaya (asaya, āśaya, आशय): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव, evā, एवा): defined in 1 categories.
Trishna (trsna, tṛṣṇā, तृष्णा): defined in 2 categories.
Visha (visa, viṣa, विष): defined in 2 categories.

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