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 3.52.18

देशे प्रादेशमात्रेऽपि गिरिजालमयान्यपि ।
वज्रसाराणि खान्येव लक्षाणि जगतो विदुः ॥ १८ ॥

deśe prādeśamātre'pi girijālamayānyapi |
vajrasārāṇi khānyeva lakṣāṇi jagato viduḥ || 18 ||

The soul views hundreds of mountainous ranges and thousands of solid worlds, drawn in the small compass of the mind, as in its state of dreaming.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.52.18). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Desha (+2), Vajrasara (+1), Kha (+2), Laksha (+1), Jagat (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.52.18). 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: “deśe prādeśamātre'pi girijālamayānyapi”
  • deśe -
  • deśa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    deśe (locative single)
  • prādeśamātre' -
  • prādeśamātra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prādeśamātre (locative single)
    prādeśamātra (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    prādeśamātre (nominative dual)
    prādeśamātre (vocative dual)
    prādeśamātre (accusative dual)
    prādeśamātre (locative single)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
  • girijālam -
  • girijāla (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    girijālam (adverb)
    girijālam (nominative single)
    girijālam (accusative single)
  • ayānya -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    ayāni (imperative active first single)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
    api (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • Line 2: “vajrasārāṇi khānyeva lakṣāṇi jagato viduḥ”
  • vajrasārāṇi -
  • vajrasāra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vajrasārāṇi (nominative plural)
    vajrasārāṇi (vocative plural)
    vajrasārāṇi (accusative plural)
  • khānye -
  • khāni (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    khānī (nominative dual)
    khānī (vocative dual)
    khānī (accusative dual)
    kha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    khāni (nominative plural)
    khāni (vocative plural)
    khāni (accusative plural)
    khānya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    khānye (locative single)
    khānya (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    khānye (nominative dual)
    khānye (vocative dual)
    khānye (accusative dual)
    khānye (locative single)
    khānyā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    khānye (nominative dual)
    khānye (vocative single)
    khānye (vocative dual)
    khānye (accusative dual)
    khan -> khānya (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    khānye (locative single), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (locative single), from √khan
    khan -> khānya (participle, neuter); (8 der.)
    khānye (nominative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (vocative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (accusative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (locative single), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (nominative dual), from √khan
    khānye (vocative dual), from √khan
    khānye (accusative dual), from √khan
    khānye (locative single), from √khan
    khan -> khānyā (participle, feminine); (8 der.)
    khānye (nominative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (vocative single), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (vocative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (accusative dual), from √khan (class 1 verb)
    khānye (nominative dual), from √khan
    khānye (vocative single), from √khan
    khānye (vocative dual), from √khan
    khānye (accusative dual), from √khan
    khan (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    khānye (present passive first single)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • lakṣāṇi -
  • lakṣa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    lakṣāṇi (nominative plural)
    lakṣāṇi (vocative plural)
    lakṣāṇi (accusative plural)
    lakṣ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    lakṣāṇi (imperative active first single)
  • jagato* -
  • jagat (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    jagataḥ (accusative plural)
    jagataḥ (ablative single)
    jagataḥ (genitive single)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    jagataḥ (ablative single)
    jagataḥ (genitive single)
  • viduḥ -
  • vidus (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    viduḥ (adverb)
    viduḥ (nominative single)
    viduḥ (vocative single)
    vidus (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    viduḥ (adverb)
    viduḥ (nominative single)
    viduḥ (vocative single)
    viduḥ (accusative single)
    vidu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    viduḥ (nominative single)
    vidu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    viduḥ (nominative single)
    vid (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    viduḥ (perfect active third plural)
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