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 1.31.14

यस्मात्किल जगत्यस्मिन्व्यवहारक्रिया विना ।
न स्थितिः संभवत्यब्धौ पतितस्याजला यथा ॥ १४ ॥

yasmātkila jagatyasminvyavahārakriyā vinā |
na sthitiḥ saṃbhavatyabdhau patitasyājalā yathā || 14 ||

(How can one get rid of the world) when it is impossible for him to avoid dealing in it, in the same manner as it is not possible for aquatic animals to live without their native element.

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 1.31.14). 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: “yasmātkila jagatyasminvyavahārakriyā vinā”
  • yasmāt -
  • yasmāt (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yasmāt (ablative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yasmāt (ablative single)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    yasmāt (ablative single)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kila (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kila (vocative single)
    kil (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    kila (imperative active second single)
  • jagatya -
  • jagatī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    jagati (adverb)
    jagatī (nominative single)
    jagati (vocative single)
    jagatya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jagatya (vocative single)
    jagat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jagati (locative single)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    jagatī (nominative dual)
    jagatī (vocative dual)
    jagatī (accusative dual)
    jagati (locative single)
  • asmin -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
  • vyavahāra -
  • vyavahāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vyavahāra (vocative single)
  • kriyā* -
  • 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)
  • vinā -
  • vinā (indeclinable postposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable postposition)
    vi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vinā (instrumental single)
    vi (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vinā (instrumental single)
    (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vinā (instrumental single)
  • Line 2: “na sthitiḥ saṃbhavatyabdhau patitasyājalā yathā”
  • 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)
  • sthitiḥ -
  • sthiti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sthitiḥ (nominative single)
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
    sam (Preverb); (2 der.)
    (Preverb)
    (Preverb)
  • bhavatya -
  • bhavatī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    bhavati (adverb)
    bhavatī (nominative single)
    bhavati (vocative single)
    bhavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavat (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative dual)
    bhavatī (vocative dual)
    bhavatī (accusative dual)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative dual)
    bhavatī (accusative dual)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhavatī (nominative single)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavati (present active third single)
  • abdhau -
  • abdhi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    abdhau (locative single)
  • patitasyā -
  • patita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    patitasya (genitive single)
    patita (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    patitasya (genitive single)
    pat -> patita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    patitasya (genitive single), from √pat (class 1 verb)
    pat -> patita (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    patitasya (genitive single), from √pat (class 1 verb)
  • aja -
  • aja (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aja (vocative single)
    aja (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aja (vocative single)
    aj (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    aja (imperative active second single)
  • lā* -
  • la (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    lāḥ (nominative plural)
    lāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (6 der.)
    lāḥ (nominative plural)
    lāḥ (vocative plural)
    lāḥ (accusative plural)
    lāḥ (nominative plural)
    lāḥ (vocative plural)
    lāḥ (accusative plural)
    las (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lāḥ (nominative single)
    lo (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    lāḥ (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 (1.31.14). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Ya (य): defined in 2 categories.
Yat (यत्): defined in 1 categories.
Kila (किल): defined in 1 categories.
Jagat (जगत्): defined in 2 categories.
Jagati (jagatī, जगती): defined in 2 categories.
Vyavahara (vyavahāra, व्यवहार): defined in 2 categories.
Kriya (क्रिय, kriyā, क्रिया): defined in 2 categories.
Vi (वि, vī, वी): defined in 1 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Sthiti (स्थिति): defined in 2 categories.
Bhavati (bhavatī, भवती): defined in 2 categories.
Bhavat (भवत्): defined in 1 categories.
Abdhi (अब्धि): defined in 1 categories.
Patita (पतित): defined in 2 categories.
Aja (अज): defined in 2 categories.
La (ल, lā, ला): defined in 2 categories.

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