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 3.64.2

एतस्मात्परमानन्दाच्छुद्धचिन्मात्ररूपिणः ।
जीवः संजायते पूर्वं स चित्तं चित्ततो जगत् ॥ २ ॥

etasmātparamānandācchuddhacinmātrarūpiṇaḥ |
jīvaḥ saṃjāyate pūrvaṃ sa cittaṃ cittato jagat || 2 ||

It is this supreme felicity and purely intellectual substance, whence the living soul and mind have their rise, prior to their production of the Universe.

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

Paramananda (+1), Shuddha (+2), Rupina (+2), Jiva (+2), Citta (+2), 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 3.64.2). 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: “etasmātparamānandācchuddhacinmātrarūpiṇaḥ”
  • etasmāt -
  • etad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    etasmāt (ablative single)
    eṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    etasmāt (ablative single)
  • paramānandācch -
  • paramānanda (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    paramānandāt (adverb)
    paramānandāt (ablative single)
  • śuddha -
  • śuddha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śuddha (vocative single)
    śuddha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śuddha (vocative single)
    śudh -> śuddha (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śuddha (vocative single), from √śudh (class 1 verb)
    śuddha (vocative single), from √śudh (class 4 verb)
    śudh -> śuddha (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    śuddha (vocative single), from √śudh (class 1 verb)
    śuddha (vocative single), from √śudh (class 4 verb)
  • cinmātra -
  • cinmātra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    cinmātra (vocative single)
    cinmātra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    cinmātra (vocative single)
  • rūpiṇaḥ -
  • rūpiṇa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    rūpiṇaḥ (nominative single)
    rūpin (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    rūpiṇaḥ (nominative plural)
    rūpiṇaḥ (vocative plural)
    rūpiṇaḥ (accusative plural)
    rūpiṇaḥ (ablative single)
    rūpiṇaḥ (genitive single)
    rūpin (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    rūpiṇaḥ (ablative single)
    rūpiṇaḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “jīvaḥ saṃjāyate pūrvaṃ sa cittaṃ cittato jagat”
  • jīvaḥ -
  • jīva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jīvaḥ (nominative single)
  • sañjāya -
  • sañja (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sañjāya (dative single)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • 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)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • cittam -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (accusative single)
    citta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (nominative single)
    cittam (accusative single)
    cittā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    cittam (imperative active second dual)
  • citta -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    citta (vocative single)
    citta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    citta (vocative single)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    citta (imperative active second plural)
  • to* -
  • tas (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    taḥ (vocative single)
    tas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    taḥ (nominative single)
    taḥ (vocative single)
    taḥ (accusative single)
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    taḥ (nominative single)
  • jagat -
  • jagat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    jagat (nominative single)
    jagat (vocative single)
    jagat (accusative single)
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