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 3.89.2

सामान्यब्राह्मणा भूत्वा मनोभावनया किल ।
ऐन्दवा ब्रह्मतां याता मनसः पश्य शक्तताम् ॥ २ ॥

sāmānyabrāhmaṇā bhūtvā manobhāvanayā kila |
aindavā brahmatāṃ yātā manasaḥ paśya śaktatām || 2 ||

Look at the capacity of the mind in the instance of the sons of Indu; who being but ordinary Brahmans, became assimilated to Brahma, by their meditation of him in their minds.

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 3.89.2). 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: “sāmānyabrāhmaṇā bhūtvā manobhāvanayā kila”
  • sāmānya -
  • sāmānya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sāmānya (vocative single)
    sāmānya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sāmānya (vocative single)
    sāma (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sāmāni (nominative plural)
    sāmāni (vocative plural)
    sāmāni (accusative plural)
    sāman (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sāmāni (nominative plural)
    sāmāni (vocative plural)
    sāmāni (accusative plural)
  • abrāhmaṇā* -
  • abrāhmaṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    abrāhmaṇāḥ (nominative plural)
    abrāhmaṇāḥ (vocative plural)
    abrāhmaṇā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    abrāhmaṇāḥ (nominative plural)
    abrāhmaṇāḥ (vocative plural)
    abrāhmaṇāḥ (accusative plural)
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √bhū
  • mano -
  • manas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
    manaḥ (vocative single)
    manaḥ (accusative single)
    mana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
    manu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mano (vocative single)
    manu (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    mano (vocative single)
  • bhāvanayā -
  • bhāvanayā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    bhāvanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    bhāvanayā (instrumental single)
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kila (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kila (vocative single)
    kil (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    kila (imperative active second single)
  • Line 2: “aindavā brahmatāṃ yātā manasaḥ paśya śaktatām”
  • aindavā* -
  • aindava (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    aindavāḥ (nominative plural)
    aindavāḥ (vocative plural)
  • brahmatām -
  • brahmatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    brahmatām (accusative single)
    brahm (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    brahmatām (imperative active third dual)
    brahmatām (imperative middle third single)
  • yātā* -
  • yāta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yātāḥ (nominative plural)
    yātāḥ (vocative plural)
    yātā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    yātāḥ (nominative plural)
    yātāḥ (vocative plural)
    yātāḥ (accusative plural)
    -> yāta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    yātāḥ (nominative plural), from √ (class 2 verb)
    yātāḥ (vocative plural), from √ (class 2 verb)
    -> yātā (participle, feminine); (3 der.)
    yātāḥ (nominative plural), from √ (class 2 verb)
    yātāḥ (vocative plural), from √ (class 2 verb)
    yātāḥ (accusative plural), from √ (class 2 verb)
  • manasaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    manasaḥ (ablative single)
    manasaḥ (genitive single)
    manasa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    manasaḥ (nominative single)
  • paśya -
  • paśya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paśya (vocative single)
    paśya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paśya (vocative 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)
  • śakta -
  • śakta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śakta (vocative single)
    śakta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śakta (vocative single)
    śac -> śakta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    śakta (vocative single), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śac -> śakta (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    śakta (vocative single), from √śac (class 1 verb)
    śak -> śakta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    śakta (vocative single), from √śak (class 5 verb)
    śak -> śakta (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    śakta (vocative single), from √śak (class 5 verb)
  • tām -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tām (accusative single)
    tām (accusative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.89.2). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sama (sāma, साम): defined in 2 categories.
Saman (sāman, सामन्): defined in 1 categories.
Samanya (sāmānya, सामान्य): defined in 2 categories.
Mana (मन): defined in 2 categories.
Manas (मनस्): defined in 2 categories.
Manu (मनु): defined in 2 categories.
Bhavana (bhāvanā, भावना): defined in 2 categories.
Kila (किल): defined in 1 categories.
Aindava (ऐन्दव): defined in 2 categories.
Yata (yāta, यात, yātā, याता): defined in 2 categories.
Manasa (मनस): defined in 2 categories.
Shakta (sakta, śakta, शक्त): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (tā, ता): defined in 2 categories.

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