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 1.31.6

क उपायो गतिः का वा का चिन्ता कः समाश्रयः ।
केनेयमशुभोदर्का न भवेज्जीविताटवी ॥ ६ ॥

ka upāyo gatiḥ kā vā kā cintā kaḥ samāśrayaḥ |
keneyamaśubhodarkā na bhavejjīvitāṭavī || 6 ||

What expedient, what course, what reflections, and what refuge must we have recourse to, in order to avoid the unknown tracks of future lives?

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 1.31.6). 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: “ka upāyo gatiḥ kā vā kā cintā kaḥ samāśrayaḥ”
  • ka* -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • upāyo* -
  • upāya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    upāyaḥ (nominative single)
  • gatiḥ -
  • gati (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    gatiḥ (nominative single)
    gati (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    gatiḥ (nominative single)
  • kā* -
  • kās (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kāḥ (adverb)
    (pronoun, feminine); (2 der.)
    kāḥ (nominative plural)
    kāḥ (accusative plural)
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    (imperative active second single)
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
  • cintā -
  • cintā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cintā (nominative single)
  • kaḥ -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • samāśrayaḥ -
  • samāśraya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    samāśrayaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “keneyamaśubhodarkā na bhavejjīvitāṭavī”
  • kene -
  • kena (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kena (instrumental single)
    ka (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kena (instrumental single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kena (instrumental single)
    kim (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kena (instrumental single)
  • 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)
  • aśubho -
  • aśubha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aśubha (vocative single)
    aśubha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aśubha (vocative single)
    aśubhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    aśubhā (nominative single)
  • udarkā* -
  • udarka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    udarkāḥ (nominative plural)
    udarkāḥ (vocative plural)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • Cannot analyse bhavejjīvitāṭavī

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (1.31.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ka (क, kā, का): defined in 2 categories.
Upaya (upāya, उपाय): defined in 2 categories.
Gati (गति): defined in 2 categories.
Va (vā, वा): defined in 2 categories.
Cinta (cintā, चिन्ता): defined in 2 categories.
Samashraya (samasraya, samāśraya, समाश्रय): defined in 1 categories.
Iyam (इयम्): defined in 2 categories.
Udarka (उदर्क): defined in 2 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.

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