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 1.29.2

प्रत्यहं याति कटुतामेषा संसारसंस्थितिः ।
कालपाकवशाल्लोला रसा निम्बलता यथा ॥ २ ॥

pratyahaṃ yāti kaṭutāmeṣā saṃsārasaṃsthitiḥ |
kālapākavaśāllolā rasā nimbalatā yathā || 2 ||

My existence upon earth gets bitter day by day, and though I have got some experience in it, yet its associations have made me as sour as the Nimba plant by its immersion in water.

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 1.29.2). 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: “pratyahaṃ yāti kaṭutāmeṣā saṃsārasaṃsthitiḥ”
  • pratyaham -
  • pratyaha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pratyaham (adverb)
    pratyaham (accusative single)
    pratyaha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    pratyaham (adverb)
    pratyaham (nominative single)
    pratyaham (accusative single)
    pratyahā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    pratyaham (adverb)
  • yāti -
  • yāt (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yāti (locative single)
    yāt (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    yāti (locative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yāti (present active third single)
  • kaṭutām -
  • kaṭutā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kaṭutām (accusative single)
  • eṣā -
  • eṣā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    eṣā (nominative single)
  • saṃsāra -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saṃsāra (vocative single)
  • saṃsthitiḥ -
  • saṃsthiti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saṃsthitiḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “kālapākavaśāllolā rasā nimbalatā yathā”
  • kāla -
  • kāla (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāla (vocative single)
    kāla (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāla (vocative single)
  • pāka -
  • pāka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pāka (vocative single)
    pāka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pāka (vocative single)
  • vaśāl -
  • vaśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vaśāt (adverb)
    vaśāt (ablative single)
    vaśa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    vaśāt (adverb)
    vaśāt (ablative single)
  • lolā* -
  • lola (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    lolāḥ (nominative plural)
    lolāḥ (vocative plural)
    lolā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    lolāḥ (nominative plural)
    lolāḥ (vocative plural)
    lolāḥ (accusative plural)
  • rasā* -
  • rasa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    rasāḥ (nominative plural)
    rasāḥ (vocative plural)
    rasā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    rasāḥ (nominative plural)
    rasāḥ (vocative plural)
    rasāḥ (accusative plural)
  • nimba -
  • nimba (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nimba (vocative single)
  • latā* -
  • latā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    latāḥ (nominative plural)
    latāḥ (vocative plural)
    latāḥ (accusative plural)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.29.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pratyaha (प्रत्यह): defined in 2 categories.
Yat (yāt, यात्): defined in 1 categories.
Katuta (kaṭutā, कटुता): defined in 1 categories.
Samsara (saṃsāra, संसार): defined in 2 categories.
Kala (kāla, काल): defined in 2 categories.
Paka (pāka, पाक): defined in 2 categories.
Lola (लोल, lolā, लोला): defined in 2 categories.
Rasa (रस, rasā, रसा): defined in 2 categories.
Nimba (निम्ब): defined in 1 categories.
Lata (latā, लता): defined in 2 categories.

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