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 1.23.17

एकेनैव निमेषेण किंचिदुत्थापयत्यलम् ।
किंचिद्विनाशयत्युच्चैर्मनोराज्यवदाततः ॥ १७ ॥

ekenaiva nimeṣeṇa kiṃcidutthāpayatyalam |
kiṃcidvināśayatyuccairmanorājyavadātataḥ || 17 ||

Time like the mind is strong enough to create and demolish any thing in a trice, and its province is equally extensive with it.

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 1.23.17). 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: “ekenaiva nimeṣeṇa kiṃcidutthāpayatyalam”
  • ekenai -
  • eka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ekena (instrumental single)
    eka (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ekena (instrumental single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • nimeṣeṇa -
  • nimeṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nimeṣeṇa (instrumental single)
  • kiñcid -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kiñcit (compound)
    kiñcit (adverb)
    kiñcit (nominative single)
    kiñcit (vocative single)
    kiñcit (accusative single)
  • utthā -
  • uttha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    uttha (vocative single)
    uttha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    uttha (vocative single)
    utthā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    utthā (nominative single)
    utthā (nominative single)
  • āpayatya -
  • āp -> āpayat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    āpayati (locative single), from √āp
    āp -> āpayat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    āpayatī (nominative dual), from √āp
    āpayatī (vocative dual), from √āp
    āpayatī (accusative dual), from √āp
    āpayati (locative single), from √āp
    i -> āpayat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    āpayati (locative single), from √i
    i -> āpayat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    āpayatī (nominative dual), from √i
    āpayatī (vocative dual), from √i
    āpayatī (accusative dual), from √i
    āpayati (locative single), from √i
    āp (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    āpayati (present active third single)
    i (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    āpayati (present active third single)
  • alam -
  • alam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    ala (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    alam (adverb)
    alam (nominative single)
    alam (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “kiṃcidvināśayatyuccairmanorājyavadātataḥ”
  • kiñcid -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kiñcit (compound)
    kiñcit (adverb)
    kiñcit (nominative single)
    kiñcit (vocative single)
    kiñcit (accusative single)
  • vināśa -
  • vināśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vināśa (vocative single)
  • yatyu -
  • yati (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    yatī (nominative dual)
    yatī (vocative dual)
    yatī (accusative dual)
    yatin (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    yati (compound)
    yati (adverb)
    yatī (nominative single)
    yati (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    yatī (nominative dual)
    yatī (vocative dual)
    yatī (accusative dual)
    yatī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    yati (adverb)
    yatī (nominative single)
    yati (vocative single)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yati (locative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    yatī (nominative dual)
    yatī (vocative dual)
    yatī (accusative dual)
    yati (locative single)
    i -> yat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yati (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    yatī (nominative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yatī (vocative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yatī (accusative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yati (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> yatī (participle, feminine); (2 der.)
    yatī (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yati (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
  • uccair -
  • uccaiḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    uccaiḥ (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    ucca (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    uccaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    ucca (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    uccaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • manorājya -
  • manorājya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    manorājya (vocative single)
  • vadāt -
  • vada (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vadāt (adverb)
    vadāt (ablative single)
    vada (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    vadāt (adverb)
    vadāt (ablative single)
  • ataḥ -
  • ataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.23.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Eka (एक): defined in 2 categories.
Nimesha (nimesa, nimeṣa, निमेष): defined in 2 categories.
Ala (अल): defined in 1 categories.
Vinasha (vinasa, vināśa, विनाश): defined in 1 categories.
Yat (यत्): defined in 1 categories.
Yati (यति, yatī, यती): defined in 2 categories.
Ucca (उच्च): defined in 1 categories.
Vada (वद): defined in 2 categories.

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