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 3.14.26

एवं ब्रह्मैव जीवात्मा निर्विभागो निरन्तरः ।
सर्वशक्तिरनाद्यन्तो महाचित्साररूपवान् ॥ २६ ॥

evaṃ brahmaiva jīvātmā nirvibhāgo nirantaraḥ |
sarvaśaktiranādyanto mahācitsārarūpavān || 26 ||

Know Brahma himself as the living soul without any divisibility or distinction. He is without beginning or end. He is omnipotent, and is of the form of the great Intellect which forms his essence.

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 3.14.26). 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: “evaṃ brahmaiva jīvātmā nirvibhāgo nirantaraḥ”
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    evam (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    evam (adverb)
    evam (accusative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    evam (adverb)
    evam (nominative single)
    evam (accusative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    evam (adverb)
  • brahmai -
  • brahma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahman (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    brahma (compound)
    brahma (adverb)
    brahma (nominative single)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahma (accusative single)
    brahm (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    brahma (imperative active second single)
    brahmai (imperative middle first single)
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • jīvātmā -
  • jīvātman (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jīvātmā (nominative single)
  • nir -
  • niḥ (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    niḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    ni (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    niḥ (nominative single)
    ni (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    niḥ (nominative single)
  • vibhāgo* -
  • vibhāga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vibhāgaḥ (nominative single)
  • nirantaraḥ -
  • nirantara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nirantaraḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “sarvaśaktiranādyanto mahācitsārarūpavān”
  • sarvaśaktir -
  • sarvaśakti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sarvaśaktiḥ (nominative single)
  • anādyanto* -
  • anādyanta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    anādyantaḥ (nominative single)
  • mahācit -
  • mahācit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    mahācit (nominative single)
    mahācit (vocative single)
  • sārarūpa -
  • sārarūpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sārarūpa (vocative single)
    sārarūpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sārarūpa (vocative single)
  • vān -
  • va (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vān (accusative plural)
    -> vāt (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    vān (nominative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    vān (vocative single), from √ (class 2 verb)
    -> vāt (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    vān (nominative single), from √ (class 1 verb)
    vān (vocative single), from √ (class 1 verb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.14.26). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Eva (एव): defined in 1 categories.
Brahma (ब्रह्म): defined in 2 categories.
Brahman (ब्रह्मन्): defined in 2 categories.
Jivatman (jīvātman, जीवात्मन्): defined in 2 categories.
Ni (नि): defined in 1 categories.
Vibhaga (vibhāga, विभाग): defined in 1 categories.
Va (व): defined in 2 categories.
Vat (vāt, वात्): defined in 1 categories.

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