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 1.28.36

जनतेयं विपर्यासमजस्रमनुगच्छति ।
जडस्पन्दपरामर्शात्तरङ्गाणामिवावली ॥ ३६ ॥

janateyaṃ viparyāsamajasramanugacchati |
jaḍaspandaparāmarśāttaraṅgāṇāmivāvalī || 36 ||

These bodies of men that are always changing their states, are as bodies of waters rising and falling in waves by motion of the winds.

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 1.28.36). 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: “janateyaṃ viparyāsamajasramanugacchati”
  • janate -
  • janat (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    janatā (instrumental single)
    janate (dative single)
    janat (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    janatā (instrumental single)
    janate (dative single)
    janatā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    janatā (nominative single)
    janate (nominative dual)
    janate (vocative single)
    janate (vocative dual)
    janate (accusative dual)
    jan -> janat (participle, masculine); (4 der.)
    janatā (instrumental single), from √jan (class 1 verb)
    janate (dative single), from √jan (class 1 verb)
    janatā (instrumental single), from √jan (class 2 verb)
    janate (dative single), from √jan (class 2 verb)
    jan -> janat (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    janatā (instrumental single), from √jan (class 1 verb)
    janate (dative single), from √jan (class 1 verb)
    janatā (instrumental single), from √jan (class 2 verb)
    janate (dative single), from √jan (class 2 verb)
    jan (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    janate (present middle third single)
    janata (imperative active second plural)
    jan (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    janate (present middle third plural)
  • iyam -
  • iyam (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (nominative single)
    ī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (accusative single)
    ī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    iyam (accusative single)
    idam (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    iyam (nominative single)
  • viparyāsam -
  • viparyāsam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    viparyāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    viparyāsam (adverb)
    viparyāsam (accusative single)
  • ajasram -
  • ajasram (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    ajasra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ajasram (adverb)
    ajasram (accusative single)
    ajasra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ajasram (adverb)
    ajasram (nominative single)
    ajasram (accusative single)
    ajasrā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ajasram (adverb)
  • anu -
  • anu (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    anu (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    anu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    anu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    anu (nominative single)
    anu (vocative single)
    anu (accusative single)
    anu (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    anu (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)
  • Line 2: “jaḍaspandaparāmarśāttaraṅgāṇāmivāvalī”
  • jaḍa -
  • jaḍa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jaḍa (vocative single)
    jaḍa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jaḍa (vocative single)
  • spanda -
  • spanda (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    spanda (vocative single)
  • parāmarśāt -
  • parāmarśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    parāmarśāt (adverb)
    parāmarśāt (ablative single)
  • taraṅgāṇām -
  • taraṅga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    taraṅgāṇām (genitive plural)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • āvalī -
  • āvalī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    āvalī (nominative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.28.36). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Iyam (इयम्): defined in 2 categories.
Viparyasa (viparyāsa, विपर्यास): defined in 1 categories.
Anu (अनु): defined in 2 categories.
Jada (jaḍa, जड): defined in 2 categories.
Taranga (taraṅga, तरङ्ग): defined in 1 categories.

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