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 1.29.7

अनित्यश्चासुखो लोकस्तृष्णा तात दुरुद्वहा ।
चापलोपहतं चेतः कथं यास्यामि निर्वृतिम् ॥ ७ ॥

anityaścāsukho lokastṛṣṇā tāta durudvahā |
cāpalopahataṃ cetaḥ kathaṃ yāsyāmi nirvṛtim || 7 ||

Frail are the pleasures of the world, and avarice is altogether intolerable; the bustle of business has broken down my heart, and (I know not) where to have my tranquility.

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 1.29.7). 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: “anityaścāsukho lokastṛṣṇā tāta durudvahā”
  • anityaś -
  • anitya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    anityaḥ (nominative single)
  • cāsu -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cāsu (locative plural)
  • kho* -
  • kha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    khaḥ (nominative single)
  • lokas -
  • loka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lokaḥ (nominative single)
  • tṛṣṇā -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tṛṣṇā (nominative single)
  • tāta -
  • tāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tāta (vocative single)
  • durudvahā -
  • durudvahā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    durudvahā (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “cāpalopahataṃ cetaḥ kathaṃ yāsyāmi nirvṛtim”
  • cāpalo -
  • cāpala (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    cāpala (vocative single)
  • upahatam -
  • upahata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    upahatam (adverb)
    upahatam (accusative single)
    upahata (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    upahatam (adverb)
    upahatam (nominative single)
    upahatam (accusative single)
    upahatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    upahatam (adverb)
  • cetaḥ -
  • cetas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    cetaḥ (nominative single)
    cetaḥ (vocative single)
    cetaḥ (accusative single)
    cetṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    cetaḥ (vocative single)
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    katham (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    kathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    katham (adverb)
  • yāsyāmi -
  • (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yāsyāmi (future active first single)
  • nirvṛtim -
  • nirvṛti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nirvṛtim (accusative single)
    nirvṛti (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nirvṛtim (accusative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.29.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Anitya (अनित्य): defined in 1 categories.
Ca (cā, चा): defined in 1 categories.
Kha (ख): defined in 2 categories.
Loka (लोक): defined in 2 categories.
Trishna (trsna, tṛṣṇā, तृष्णा): defined in 2 categories.
Tata (tāta, तात): defined in 1 categories.
Capala (cāpala, चापल): defined in 2 categories.
Nirvriti (nirvrti, nirvṛti, निर्वृति): defined in 2 categories.

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