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 3.85.8

यावत्पश्यामि गगनं न तमोभिर्न तेजसा ।
व्याप्तमत्यन्तविततं शून्यमन्तविवर्जितम् ॥ ८ ॥

yāvatpaśyāmi gaganaṃ na tamobhirna tejasā |
vyāptamatyantavitataṃ śūnyamantavivarjitam || 8 ||

As far as I viewed, it was empty space and covered by darkness, and there was no light of heaven. It was unlimitedly extensive, all void and without any boundary.

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 3.85.8). 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: “yāvatpaśyāmi gaganaṃ na tamobhirna tejasā”
  • yāvat -
  • yāvat (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yāvat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yāvat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yāvat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yāvat (nominative single)
    yāvat (vocative single)
    yāvat (accusative single)
  • paśyā -
  • paśya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paśya (vocative single)
    paśya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paśya (vocative single)
    paśyā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    paśyā (nominative single)
    paśyā (nominative single)
    paś -> paśya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    paśya (vocative single), from √paś (class 10 verb)
    paś -> paśya (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    paśya (vocative single), from √paś (class 10 verb)
    paś -> paśyā (participle, feminine); (2 der.)
    paśyā (nominative single), from √paś (class 10 verb)
    paśyā (nominative single), from √paś (class 10 verb)
  • ami -
  • amin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ami (compound)
    ami (adverb)
    amin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ami (compound)
    ami (adverb)
    ami (nominative single)
    ami (vocative single)
    ami (accusative single)
  • gaganam -
  • gagana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    gaganam (adverb)
    gaganam (nominative single)
    gaganam (accusative single)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • tamobhir -
  • tamas (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tamobhiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    na (vocative single)
  • tejasā -
  • tejas (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tejasā (instrumental single)
  • Line 2: “vyāptamatyantavitataṃ śūnyamantavivarjitam”
  • vyāptam -
  • vyāpta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vyāptam (adverb)
    vyāptam (accusative single)
    vyāpta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vyāptam (adverb)
    vyāptam (nominative single)
    vyāptam (accusative single)
    vyāptā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vyāptam (adverb)
  • atyanta -
  • atyanta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    atyanta (vocative single)
    atyanta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    atyanta (vocative single)
  • vitatam -
  • vitatam (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    vitata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vitatam (adverb)
    vitatam (accusative single)
    vitata (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vitatam (adverb)
    vitatam (nominative single)
    vitatam (accusative single)
    vitatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vitatam (adverb)
  • śūnyam -
  • śūnya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
    śūnyam (accusative single)
    śūnya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
    śūnyam (nominative single)
    śūnyam (accusative single)
    śūnyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śūnyam (adverb)
  • anta -
  • anta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    anta (vocative single)
    anta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    anta (vocative single)
    ant (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    anta (imperative active second single)
  • vivarjitam -
  • vivarjita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vivarjitam (adverb)
    vivarjitam (accusative single)
    vivarjita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vivarjitam (adverb)
    vivarjitam (nominative single)
    vivarjitam (accusative single)
    vivarjitā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vivarjitam (adverb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.85.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Gagana (गगन): defined in 1 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Tamas (तमस्): defined in 2 categories.
Tejas (तेजस्): defined in 2 categories.
Vyapta (vyāpta, व्याप्त): defined in 1 categories.
Vitata (वितत): defined in 1 categories.
Shunya (sunya, śūnya, शून्य): defined in 1 categories.
Anta (अन्त): defined in 2 categories.

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