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 2.7.2

दैवं पुरुषकारेण यो निवर्तितुमिच्छति ।
इह वामुत्र जगति स संपूर्णाभिवाञ्छितः ॥ २ ॥

daivaṃ puruṣakāreṇa yo nivartitumicchati |
iha vāmutra jagati sa saṃpūrṇābhivāñchitaḥ || 2 ||

Whoso wishes to avert his destiny by means of his activity, obtains the acme of his wishes both in this world as well as in the next.

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 2.7.2). 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: “daivaṃ puruṣakāreṇa yo nivartitumicchati”
  • daivam -
  • daiva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    daivam (adverb)
    daivam (accusative single)
    daiva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    daivam (adverb)
    daivam (nominative single)
    daivam (accusative single)
  • puruṣakāreṇa -
  • puruṣakāra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    puruṣakāreṇa (instrumental single)
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • nivarti -
  • nivartin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nivarti (compound)
    nivarti (adverb)
    nivartin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    nivarti (compound)
    nivarti (adverb)
    nivarti (nominative single)
    nivarti (vocative single)
    nivarti (accusative single)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • micch -
  • mit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    mit (nominative single)
    mit (vocative single)
  • śati -
  • śatī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    śati (adverb)
    śati (vocative single)
    śatin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śati (compound)
    śati (adverb)
    śatin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    śati (compound)
    śati (adverb)
    śati (nominative single)
    śati (vocative single)
    śati (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “iha vāmutra jagati sa saṃpūrṇābhivāñchitaḥ”
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    va (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    va (vocative single)
    va (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    va (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
    (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    (imperative active second single)
    (imperative active second single)
  • amutra -
  • amutra (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • jagati -
  • jagatī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    jagati (adverb)
    jagati (vocative single)
    jagat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jagati (locative single)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    jagati (locative single)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • sampūrṇā -
  • sampūrṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sampūrṇa (vocative single)
    sampūrṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sampūrṇa (vocative single)
    sampūrṇā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    sampūrṇā (nominative single)
    sampūrṇā (nominative single)
  • abhivāñch -
  • abhivat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    abhivān (nominative single)
  • śitaḥ -
  • śita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śitaḥ (nominative single)
    śitaḥ (nominative single)
    śā -> śita (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śitaḥ (nominative single), from √śā (class 3 verb)
    śitaḥ (nominative single), from √śā (class 4 verb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (2.7.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Daiva (दैव): defined in 2 categories.
Purushakara (purusakara, puruṣakāra, पुरुषकार): defined in 1 categories.
Ya (य): defined in 2 categories.
Yah (yaḥ, यः): defined in 1 categories.
Mit (मित्): defined in 1 categories.
Shati (sati, śatī, शती): defined in 2 categories.
Va (व, vā, वा): defined in 2 categories.
Jagat (जगत्): defined in 2 categories.
Jagati (jagatī, जगती): defined in 2 categories.

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