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 3.26.54

ब्रह्मात्मैकचिदाकाशमात्रबोधवतो मुनेः ।
पुत्रमित्रकलत्राणि कथं कानि कदा कुतः ॥ ५४ ॥

brahmātmaikacidākāśamātrabodhavato muneḥ |
putramitrakalatrāṇi kathaṃ kāni kadā kutaḥ || 54 ||

Thus he who sees Brahma only to fill the sphere of his intellect, has no room for a son or friend or consort to abide in it.

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 3.26.54). 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: “brahmātmaikacidākāśamātrabodhavato muneḥ”
  • brahmāt -
  • brahma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    brahmāt (adverb)
    brahmāt (ablative single)
    brahma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    brahmāt (adverb)
    brahmāt (ablative single)
  • mai -
  • (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    ma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ma (vocative single)
    ma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ma (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (nominative single)
    (nominative single)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    (accusative single)
  • aika -
  • aika (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aika (vocative single)
    aika (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aika (vocative single)
  • cid -
  • cit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (accusative single)
  • ākāśam -
  • ākāśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ākāśam (adverb)
    ākāśam (accusative single)
    ākāśa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ākāśam (adverb)
    ākāśam (nominative single)
    ākāśam (accusative single)
  • ātra -
  • ātra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ātra (vocative single)
  • bodha -
  • bodha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bodha (vocative single)
    bodha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bodha (vocative single)
    budh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bodha (imperative active second single)
  • vato* -
  • vata (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vataḥ (nominative single)
    van -> vata (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    vataḥ (nominative single), from √van (class 1 verb)
    vataḥ (nominative single), from √van (class 8 verb)
  • muneḥ -
  • muni (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    muneḥ (ablative single)
    muneḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “putramitrakalatrāṇi kathaṃ kāni kadā kutaḥ”
  • putra -
  • putra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    putra (vocative single)
    putra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    putra (vocative single)
  • mitraka -
  • mitraka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    mitraka (vocative single)
  • la -
  • la (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    la (vocative single)
  • trāṇi -
  • tra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    trāṇi (nominative plural)
    trāṇi (vocative plural)
    trāṇi (accusative plural)
  • katham -
  • katham (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    katham (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    kathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    katham (adverb)
  • kāni -
  • ka (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kāni (nominative plural)
    kāni (vocative plural)
    kāni (accusative plural)
    kim (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    kāni (nominative plural)
    kāni (accusative plural)
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    kadā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • kutaḥ -
  • kutaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    kutaḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    kuta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kutaḥ (nominative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.26.54). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Brahma (ब्रह्म): defined in 2 categories.
Ma (म, mā, मा): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Cit (चित्): defined in 1 categories.
Akasha (akasa, ākāśa, आकाश): defined in 2 categories.
Bodha (बोध): defined in 2 categories.
Vata (वत): defined in 2 categories.
Muni (मुनि): defined in 2 categories.
Putra (पुत्र): defined in 2 categories.
Mitraka (मित्रक): defined in 2 categories.
La (ल): defined in 2 categories.
Tra (त्र): defined in 1 categories.
Ka (क): defined in 2 categories.
Kuta (कुत): defined in 2 categories.

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