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 1.21.22

नानारसवती चित्रा भोगभूमिरियं मुने ।
स्त्रियमाश्रित्य संयाता परामिह हि संस्थितिम् ॥ २२ ॥

nānārasavatī citrā bhogabhūmiriyaṃ mune |
striyamāśritya saṃyātā parāmiha hi saṃsthitim || 22 ||

This wondrous world, with all its delights and enjoyments, began with woman and depends on women for its continuance.

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 1.21.22). 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: “nānārasavatī citrā bhogabhūmiriyaṃ mune”
  • nānārasa -
  • nānārasa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nānārasa (vocative single)
    nānārasa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nānārasa (vocative single)
  • vatī -
  • vati (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vatī (nominative dual)
    vatī (vocative dual)
    vatī (accusative dual)
  • citrā* -
  • citra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    citrāḥ (nominative plural)
    citrāḥ (vocative plural)
    citrā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    citrāḥ (nominative plural)
    citrāḥ (vocative plural)
    citrāḥ (accusative plural)
  • bhogabhūmir -
  • bhogabhūmi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhogabhūmiḥ (nominative single)
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (nominative single)
    ī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (accusative single)
    ī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    iyam (accusative single)
    idam (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (nominative single)
  • mune -
  • muni (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mune (vocative single)
    (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    mune (dative single)
  • Line 2: “striyamāśritya saṃyātā parāmiha hi saṃsthitim”
  • striyam -
  • strī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    striyam (accusative single)
  • āśritya -
  • āśritya (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • saṃyātā -
  • saṃyātā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saṃyātā (nominative single)
  • parām -
  • parā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    parām (accusative single)
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • saṃsthitim -
  • saṃsthiti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saṃsthitim (accusative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.21.22). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vati (वति): defined in 1 categories.
Citra (चित्र, citrā, चित्रा): defined in 2 categories.
Iyam (इयम्): defined in 2 categories.
Muni (मुनि): defined in 2 categories.
Stri (strī, स्त्री): defined in 2 categories.
Para (parā, परा): defined in 2 categories.

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