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 3.16.1

श्रीवसिष्ठ उवाच ।
भूतलाप्सरसा सार्धमनन्यदयितापतिः ।
अकृत्रिमप्रेमरसं स रेमे कान्तया तया ॥ १ ॥

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
bhūtalāpsarasā sārdhamananyadayitāpatiḥ |
akṛtrimapremarasaṃ sa reme kāntayā tayā || 1 ||

This single wived husband, enjoyed the pleasure of an undivided and unfeigned love, in company with his only consort, as with an Apsara (or heavenly nymph) on earth.

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 3.16.1). 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: “śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca”
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (compound)
    śrī (nominative single)
    śrī (nominative single)
    śrī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
  • vasiṣṭha* -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vasiṣṭhaḥ (nominative single)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • Line 2: “bhūtalāpsarasā sārdhamananyadayitāpatiḥ”
  • bhūtalā -
  • bhūtala (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bhūtala (vocative single)
  • apsarasā -
  • apsaras (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    apsarasā (instrumental single)
  • sārdham -
  • sārdham (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sārdha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sārdham (adverb)
    sārdham (accusative single)
    sārdha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sārdham (adverb)
    sārdham (nominative single)
    sārdham (accusative single)
    sārdhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sārdham (adverb)
  • ananya -
  • ananya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ananya (vocative single)
    ananya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ananya (vocative single)
  • dayitā -
  • dayita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dayita (vocative single)
    dayita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    dayita (vocative single)
    dayitā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    dayitā (nominative single)
    dayitā (nominative single)
    day (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    dayitā (periphrastic-future active third single)
    dayitā (periphrastic-future active third single)
  • apatiḥ -
  • apati (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    apatiḥ (nominative single)
    apati (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    apatiḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 3: “akṛtrimapremarasaṃ sa reme kāntayā tayā”
  • akṛtrima -
  • akṛtrima (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    akṛtrima (vocative single)
    akṛtrima (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    akṛtrima (vocative single)
  • prema -
  • preman (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prema (compound)
    preman (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    prema (compound)
    prema (adverb)
    prema (nominative single)
    prema (vocative single)
    prema (accusative single)
  • rasam -
  • rasa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    rasam (adverb)
    rasam (accusative single)
    rasā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    rasam (adverb)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • reme -
  • ram (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    reme (perfect middle first single)
    reme (perfect middle third single)
  • kāntayā -
  • kāntā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kāntayā (instrumental single)
    kam -> kāntā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    kāntayā (instrumental single), from √kam (class 1 verb)
  • tayā -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tayā (instrumental single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tayā (instrumental single)
    tayā (instrumental single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.16.1). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shri (sri, śrī, श्री): defined in 2 categories.
Vasishtha (vasistha, vasiṣṭha, वसिष्ठ): defined in 2 categories.
Bhutala (bhūtala, भूतल): defined in 2 categories.
Apsaras (अप्सरस्): defined in 2 categories.
Ananya (अनन्य): defined in 1 categories.
Akritrima (akrtrima, akṛtrima, अकृत्रिम): defined in 1 categories.
Rasa (रस): defined in 2 categories.
Kanta (kāntā, कान्ता): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (tā, ता): defined in 2 categories.

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