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 1.18.12

संसारारण्यसंरूढो विलसच्चित्तमर्कटः ।
चिन्तामञ्जरिताकारो दीर्घदुःखघुणक्षतः ॥ १२ ॥

saṃsārāraṇyasaṃrūḍho vilasaccittamarkaṭaḥ |
cintāmañjaritākāro dīrghaduḥkhaghuṇakṣataḥ || 12 ||

Our bodies are as trees growing in the forest of the world, bearing the flowers of anxiety, and perforated by the worms of woe and misery, and mounted upon by the apish mind.

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

Samsara (+2), Aranya (+2), Citta (+2), Arka (+2), Cinta (+2), Akara (+2), Dirgha (+2), Duhkha (+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 1.18.12). 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: “saṃsārāraṇyasaṃrūḍho vilasaccittamarkaṭaḥ”
  • saṃsārā -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saṃsāra (vocative single)
  • araṇya -
  • araṇya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    araṇya (vocative single)
    araṇya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    araṇya (vocative single)
  • saṃrūḍho* -
  • saṃrūḍha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃrūḍhaḥ (nominative single)
  • vilasac -
  • vilasat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    vilasat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vilasat (nominative single)
    vilasat (vocative single)
    vilasat (accusative single)
  • cittam -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (accusative single)
    citta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (nominative single)
    cittam (accusative single)
    cittā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    cittam (imperative active second dual)
  • arka -
  • arka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    arka (vocative single)
    arka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    arka (vocative single)
  • ṭaḥ -
  • ṭa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ṭaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “cintāmañjaritākāro dīrghaduḥkhaghuṇakṣataḥ”
  • cintā -
  • cintā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cintā (nominative single)
  • mañjaritā -
  • mañjarita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    mañjarita (vocative single)
    mañjarita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    mañjarita (vocative single)
    mañjaritā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mañjaritā (nominative single)
    mañjaritā (nominative single)
  • akāro* -
  • akāra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    akāraḥ (nominative single)
  • dīrgha -
  • dīrgha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dīrgha (vocative single)
    dīrgha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dīrgha (vocative single)
  • duḥkha -
  • duḥkha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    duḥkha (vocative single)
    duḥkha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    duḥkha (vocative single)
  • ghuṇakṣataḥ -
  • ghuṇakṣata (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ghuṇakṣataḥ (nominative single)
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