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 3.52.47

तथैवात्रास्ति दृष्टान्तः प्रत्यक्षं स्वप्नवेदनम् ।
इत्येवंभावया लीले लीलयाहमथार्चिता ॥ ४७ ॥

tathaivātrāsti dṛṣṭāntaḥ pratyakṣaṃ svapnavedanam |
ityevaṃbhāvayā līle līlayāhamathārcitā || 47 ||

This is an instance that shows our sensible perceptions, to be no better than our dreams; and it was in this deluded state of Lila's mind, that I was worshipped and prayed by her:—

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.52.47). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Drishtanta (+1), Pratyaksha (+1), Svapna (+2), Vedana (+2), Aya (+2), Lila (+2), Tha (+2), Arcita (+1),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “tathaivātrāsti dṛṣṭāntaḥ pratyakṣaṃ svapnavedanam”
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • evāt -
  • eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    evāt (adverb)
    evāt (ablative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    evāt (adverb)
    evāt (ablative single)
  • rāsti -
  • rās (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    rāsti (present active third single)
  • dṛṣṭāntaḥ -
  • dṛṣṭānta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭāntaḥ (nominative single)
  • pratyakṣam -
  • pratyakṣam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    pratyakṣa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pratyakṣam (adverb)
    pratyakṣam (accusative single)
    pratyakṣa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    pratyakṣam (adverb)
    pratyakṣam (nominative single)
    pratyakṣam (accusative single)
    pratyakṣā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    pratyakṣam (adverb)
  • svapna -
  • svapna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svapna (vocative single)
    svapna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    svapna (vocative single)
  • vedanam -
  • vedana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
    vedanam (accusative single)
    vedana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
    vedanam (nominative single)
    vedanam (accusative single)
    vedanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
  • Line 2: “ityevaṃbhāvayā līle līlayāhamathārcitā”
  • itye -
  • itya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    itye (locative single)
    itya (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    itye (nominative dual)
    itye (vocative dual)
    itye (accusative dual)
    itye (locative single)
    ityā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    itye (nominative dual)
    itye (vocative single)
    itye (vocative dual)
    itye (accusative dual)
    i -> itya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    itye (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> itya (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    itye (nominative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (vocative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (accusative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> ityā (participle, feminine); (4 der.)
    itye (nominative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (vocative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
    itye (accusative dual), from √i (class 2 verb)
  • vambhāva -
  • vambha (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    vambhau (nominative dual)
    vambhau (vocative dual)
    vambhau (accusative dual)
  • ayā* -
  • aya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ayāḥ (nominative plural)
    ayāḥ (vocative plural)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    ayāḥ (imperfect active second single)
  • līle -
  • līlā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    līle (nominative dual)
    līle (vocative single)
    līle (vocative dual)
    līle (accusative dual)
  • līlayā -
  • līlā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    līlayā (instrumental single)
  • hama -
  • hama (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    hama (vocative single)
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tha (vocative single)
    tha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tha (vocative single)
  • arcitā -
  • arcitṛ (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    arcitā (nominative single)
    arcitā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    arcitā (nominative single)
    ṛc -> arcitā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    arcitā (nominative single), from √ṛc
    ṛc -> arcitā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    arcitā (nominative single), from √ṛc
    ṛc (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    arcitā (periphrastic-future active third single)
    ṛc (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    arcitā (periphrastic-future active third single)
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