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 1.28.17

दिवसास्ते महान्तस्ते संपदस्ताः क्रियाश्च ताः ।
सर्वं स्मृतिपथं यातं यामो वयमपि क्षणात् ॥ १७ ॥

divasāste mahāntaste saṃpadastāḥ kriyāśca tāḥ |
sarvaṃ smṛtipathaṃ yātaṃ yāmo vayamapi kṣaṇāt || 17 ||

The days, the great men, their hey-days and deeds (that are past and gone), are now retained in our memory only, and such must be our cases also in a short time.

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 1.28.17). 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: “divasāste mahāntaste saṃpadastāḥ kriyāśca tāḥ”
  • divasās -
  • divasa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    divasāḥ (nominative plural)
    divasāḥ (vocative plural)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • mahāntas -
  • mahat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mahāntaḥ (nominative plural)
    mahāntaḥ (vocative plural)
    mahānta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mahāntaḥ (nominative single)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • sampadas -
  • sampad (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    sampadaḥ (nominative plural)
    sampadaḥ (vocative plural)
    sampadaḥ (accusative plural)
    sampadaḥ (ablative single)
    sampadaḥ (genitive single)
  • tāḥ -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (vocative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
    tas (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
  • kriyāś -
  • kriya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kriyāḥ (nominative plural)
    kriyāḥ (vocative plural)
    kriyā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    kriyāḥ (nominative plural)
    kriyāḥ (vocative plural)
    kriyāḥ (accusative plural)
    kṛ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    kriyāḥ (benedictive active second single)
    kṛ (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    kriyāḥ (benedictive active second single)
    kṛ (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    kriyāḥ (benedictive active second single)
    kṛ (verb class 8); (1 der.)
    kriyāḥ (benedictive active second 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)
  • tāḥ -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (vocative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
    tas (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
    tāḥ (nominative plural)
    tāḥ (accusative plural)
  • Line 2: “sarvaṃ smṛtipathaṃ yātaṃ yāmo vayamapi kṣaṇāt”
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sarva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sarvam (adverb)
    sarvam (accusative single)
    sarva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sarvam (nominative single)
    sarvam (accusative single)
  • smṛtipatham -
  • smṛtipatha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    smṛtipatham (adverb)
    smṛtipatham (accusative single)
  • yātam -
  • yāt (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    yātam (adverb)
    yāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yātam (adverb)
    yātam (accusative single)
    yāta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yātam (adverb)
    yātam (nominative single)
    yātam (accusative single)
    yātā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    yātam (adverb)
    -> yāta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yātam (accusative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    -> yāta (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    yātam (nominative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    yātam (accusative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yātam (imperative active second dual)
  • yāmo* -
  • yāma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yāmaḥ (nominative single)
    yāmaḥ (nominative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yāmaḥ (present active first plural)
  • vayam -
  • vaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vayam (adverb)
    vayam (accusative single)
    vayā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vayam (adverb)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    vayam (nominative dual)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • kṣaṇāt -
  • kṣaṇāt (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    kṣaṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kṣaṇāt (adverb)
    kṣaṇāt (ablative single)
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    kṣaṇāt (adverb)
    kṣaṇāt (ablative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.28.17). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ta (त, tā, ता): defined in 2 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Mahat (महत्): defined in 2 categories.
Mahanta (mahānta, महान्त): defined in 2 categories.
Sampad (सम्पद्): defined in 1 categories.
Tas (तस्): defined in 1 categories.
Kriya (क्रिय, kriyā, क्रिया): defined in 2 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Yata (yāta, यात): defined in 2 categories.
Yama (yāma, याम): defined in 3 categories.
Vaya (वय): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Ap (अप्): defined in 2 categories.
Kshana (ksana, kṣaṇa, क्षण): defined in 2 categories.

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