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 1.28.6

यः पुमानद्य तेजस्वी मण्डलान्यधितिष्ठति ।
स भस्मकूटतां राजन्दिवसैरधिगच्छति ॥ ६ ॥

yaḥ pumānadya tejasvī maṇḍalānyadhitiṣṭhati |
sa bhasmakūṭatāṃ rājandivasairadhigacchati || 6 ||

The man who is very powerful to-day and presides over principalities, is reduced in a few days to a heap of ashes.

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

Pums (+1), Adya (+2), Mandala (+2), Bhasmakuta (+2), Rajan (+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 1.28.6). 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: “yaḥ pumānadya tejasvī maṇḍalānyadhitiṣṭhati”
  • yaḥ -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • pumān -
  • puṃs (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    pumān (nominative single)
  • adya -
  • adya (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    adya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    adya (vocative single)
    adya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    adya (vocative single)
  • tejasvī -
  • tejasvin (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tejasvī (nominative single)
  • maṇḍalānya -
  • maṇḍala (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    maṇḍalāni (nominative plural)
    maṇḍalāni (vocative plural)
    maṇḍalāni (accusative plural)
  • adhi -
  • adhi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    adhi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    adhi (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (locative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (locative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (present active third single)
  • Line 2: “sa bhasmakūṭatāṃ rājandivasairadhigacchati”
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • bhasmakūṭa -
  • bhasmakūṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bhasmakūṭa (vocative single)
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    tām (accusative single)
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    rājan (vocative single)
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    rājan (nominative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
    rājan (vocative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
  • divasair -
  • divasa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    divasaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • adhi -
  • adhi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    adhi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    adhi (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • gacchati -
  • gacchat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    gacchati (locative single)
    gacchat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    gacchati (locative single)
    gam (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    gacchati (present active third single)
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