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 3.52.48

नाहं स्यां विधवेत्येवं वरो दत्तो मयाप्यसौ ।
इत्यर्थेन मृता पूर्वमेवेह खलु बालिका ॥ ४८ ॥

nāhaṃ syāṃ vidhavetyevaṃ varo datto mayāpyasau |
ityarthena mṛtā pūrvameveha khalu bālikā || 48 ||

In order to confer upon her the boon that she might not become a widow; and it was by virtue of this blessing of mine, that this girl had died before her husband's death.

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 (3.52.48). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vidhava (+2), Vidhu (+2), Vara (+2), Datta (+2), Maya (+3), Apya (+2), Asi (+2), Asu (+1), Mrita (+2), Balika (+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 3.52.48). 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: “nāhaṃ syāṃ vidhavetyevaṃ varo datto mayāpyasau”
  • nāham -
  • nāha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nāham (adverb)
    nāham (accusative single)
  • syām -
  • si (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    syām (locative single)
    as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    syām (optative active first single)
  • vidhave -
  • vidhavā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    vidhavā (nominative single)
    vidhave (nominative dual)
    vidhave (vocative single)
    vidhave (vocative dual)
    vidhave (accusative dual)
    vidhu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vidhave (dative single)
    vidhu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vidhave (dative single)
  • itye -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    itī (nominative dual)
    itī (vocative dual)
    itī (accusative dual)
    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)
  • evam -
  • evam (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    evam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    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)
  • varo* -
  • varas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    varaḥ (nominative single)
    varaḥ (vocative single)
    varaḥ (accusative single)
    vara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    varaḥ (nominative single)
  • datto* -
  • datta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dattaḥ (nominative single)
    (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    dattaḥ (present active third dual)
  • mayā -
  • maya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    maya (vocative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    mayā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mayā (nominative single)
    mayā (nominative single)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    mayā (instrumental single)
    (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    maya (imperative active second single)
    may (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    maya (imperative active second single)
    (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    maya (imperative active second single)
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    apya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    apya (vocative single)
    ap (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    apī (nominative dual)
    apī (vocative dual)
    apī (accusative dual)
    api (locative single)
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “ityarthena mṛtā pūrvameveha khalu bālikā”
  • ityarthena -
  • ityartha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ityarthena (instrumental single)
    ityartha (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ityarthena (instrumental single)
  • mṛtā -
  • mṛtā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    mṛtā (nominative single)
    mṛ -> mṛtā (participle, feminine); (2 der.)
    mṛtā (nominative single), from √mṛ (class 1 verb)
    mṛtā (nominative single), from √mṛ (class 6 verb)
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    pūrva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pūrvam (adverb)
    pūrvam (accusative single)
    pūrva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    pūrvam (nominative single)
    pūrvam (accusative single)
  • eve -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eve (locative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    (compound)
    eve (nominative dual)
    eva (vocative single)
    eve (vocative dual)
    eve (accusative dual)
    eve (locative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    eve (nominative dual)
    eve (vocative single)
    eve (vocative dual)
    eve (accusative dual)
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iha (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • khalu -
  • khalu (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • bālikā -
  • bālikā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bālikā (nominative single)
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