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 1.28.1

श्रीराम उवाच ।
यच्चेदं दृश्यते किंचिज्जगत्स्थावरजंगमम् ।
तत्सर्वमस्थिरं ब्रह्मन्स्वप्नसंगमसंनिभम् ॥ १ ॥

śrīrāma uvāca |
yaccedaṃ dṛśyate kiṃcijjagatsthāvarajaṃgamam |
tatsarvamasthiraṃ brahmansvapnasaṃgamasaṃnibham || 1 ||

Rama said:—Whatever we see of all moveable or immovable things in this world, they are all as evanescent as things viewed in a dream.

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

Shrirama (+2), Asthira (+1),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.28.1). 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: “śrīrāma uvāca”
  • śrīrāma* -
  • śrīrāma (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śrīrāmaḥ (nominative single)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • Line 2: “yaccedaṃ dṛśyate kiṃcijjagatsthāvarajaṃgamam”
  • yac -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)
  • ced -
  • ced (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ced (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    am (adverb)
    am (accusative single)
    ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    am (adverb)
    e (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    am (accusative single)
  • dṛśyate -
  • dṛśyatā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    dṛśyate (nominative dual)
    dṛśyate (vocative single)
    dṛśyate (vocative dual)
    dṛśyate (accusative dual)
    dṛś (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    dṛśyate (present passive third single)
  • Cannot analyse kiñcijjagatsthāvarajaṅgamam
  • Line 3: “tatsarvamasthiraṃ brahmansvapnasaṃgamasaṃnibham”
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tat (compound)
    tat (nominative single)
    tat (accusative single)
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    sarva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sarvam (adverb)
    sarvam (accusative single)
    sarva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sarvam (nominative single)
    sarvam (accusative single)
  • asthiram -
  • asthira (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asthiram (adverb)
    asthiram (accusative single)
    asthira (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asthiram (adverb)
    asthiram (nominative single)
    asthiram (accusative single)
    asthirā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asthiram (adverb)
  • Cannot analyse brahmansvapnasaṅgamasaṃnibham
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