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 1.28.3

यो वनव्यूहविस्तीर्णो विलीढगगनो महान् ।
दिनैरेव स यात्युर्वीसमतां कूपतां च वा ॥ ३ ॥

yo vanavyūhavistīrṇo vilīḍhagagano mahān |
dinaireva sa yātyurvīsamatāṃ kūpatāṃ ca vā || 3 ||

What is to-day a mountain reaching the sky and with extensive forests on it, is in course of time levelled to the ground, and is afterwards dug into pit.

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 1.28.3). 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: “yo vanavyūhavistīrṇo vilīḍhagagano mahān”
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • vana -
  • vana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vana (vocative single)
    vana (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vana (vocative single)
    van (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    vana (imperative active second single)
  • vyūha -
  • vyūha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vyūha (vocative single)
  • vistīrṇo* -
  • vistīrṇa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vistīrṇaḥ (nominative single)
  • vi -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    vi (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    vi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vi (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    vi (nominative single)
    vi (vocative single)
    vi (accusative single)
    ve (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vi (adverb)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vi (adverb)
    (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vi (adverb)
    (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    vi (compound)
    vi (adverb)
    vi (nominative single)
    vi (vocative single)
    vi (accusative single)
    vi (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • līḍha -
  • līḍha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    līḍha (vocative single)
    līḍha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    līḍha (vocative single)
    lih -> līḍha (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    līḍha (vocative single), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    lih -> līḍha (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    līḍha (vocative single), from √lih (class 2 verb)
    lih (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    līḍha (present active second plural)
    līḍha (imperative active second plural)
  • gagano -
  • mahān -
  • maha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mahān (accusative plural)
    mahat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mahān (nominative single)
    mahān (vocative single)
  • Line 2: “dinaireva sa yātyurvīsamatāṃ kūpatāṃ ca vā”
  • dinair -
  • dina (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dinaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    dina (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    dinaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • yātyu -
  • yāt (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yāti (locative single)
    yāt (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    yātī (nominative dual)
    yātī (vocative dual)
    yātī (accusative dual)
    yāti (locative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yāti (present active third single)
  • urvī -
  • urvī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    urvī (nominative single)
  • samatām -
  • samatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    samatām (accusative single)
    sam -> samat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    samatām (genitive plural), from √sam (class 1 verb)
    sam -> samat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    samatām (genitive plural), from √sam (class 1 verb)
    sam (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    samatām (imperative active third dual)
    samatām (imperative middle third single)
  • kūpat -
  • kūpat (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • ām -
  • ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ām (accusative single)
    o (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ām (accusative single)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    (imperative active second single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.28.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ya (य): defined in 2 categories.
Yah (yaḥ, यः): defined in 1 categories.
Vana (वन): defined in 2 categories.
Vyuha (vyūha, व्यूह): defined in 2 categories.
Vistirna (vistīrṇa, विस्तीर्ण): defined in 1 categories.
Vi (वि, vī, वी): defined in 1 categories.
Maha (मह): defined in 2 categories.
Mahat (महत्): defined in 2 categories.
Dina (दिन): defined in 1 categories.
Eva (एव): defined in 1 categories.
Yat (yāt, यात्): defined in 1 categories.
Urvi (urvī, उर्वी): defined in 2 categories.
Samata (samatā, समता): defined in 1 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Va (vā, वा): defined in 2 categories.

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