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 3.122.35

शास्त्रसंव्यवहारार्थं तस्यास्य वितताकृतेः ।
चिद्ब्रह्मात्मेति नामानि कल्पितानि कृतात्मभिः ॥ ३५ ॥

śāstrasaṃvyavahārārthaṃ tasyāsya vitatākṛteḥ |
cidbrahmātmeti nāmāni kalpitāni kṛtātmabhiḥ || 35 ||

This all pervasive Being is explained to us by the learned, by the coined epithets of the soul, intellect and Brahma, used both in the sastras as in the popular language.

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 3.122.35). 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: “śāstrasaṃvyavahārārthaṃ tasyāsya vitatākṛteḥ”
  • śāstra -
  • śāstra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śāstra (vocative single)
  • saṃvyavahārā -
  • saṃvyavahāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saṃvyavahāra (vocative single)
  • artham -
  • artha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    artham (adverb)
    artham (accusative single)
    artha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    artham (adverb)
    artham (nominative single)
    artham (accusative single)
  • tasyā -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √tas
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tas (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    tasya (imperative active second single)
  • asya -
  • as -> asya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √as
    a (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asya (genitive single)
    idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asya (genitive single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asya (genitive single)
    as (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    asya (imperative active second single)
  • vitatā -
  • vitata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vitata (vocative single)
    vitata (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vitata (vocative single)
    vitatā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vitatā (nominative single)
    vitatā (nominative single)
  • ākṛteḥ -
  • ākṛti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ākṛteḥ (ablative single)
    ākṛteḥ (genitive single)
    ākṛti (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ākṛteḥ (ablative single)
    ākṛteḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “cidbrahmātmeti nāmāni kalpitāni kṛtātmabhiḥ”
  • cid -
  • cit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (accusative single)
  • brahmāt -
  • brahma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    brahmāt (adverb)
    brahmāt (ablative single)
    brahma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    brahmāt (adverb)
    brahmāt (ablative single)
  • me -
  • (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    ma (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    ma (vocative single)
    me (locative single)
    ma (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    (compound)
    me (nominative dual)
    ma (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    me (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (10 der.)
    (nominative single)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    (nominative single)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (3 der.)
    (accusative single)
    me (dative single)
    me (genitive single)
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • nāmāni -
  • nāman (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nāmāni (nominative plural)
    nāmāni (vocative plural)
    nāmāni (accusative plural)
  • kalpitāni -
  • kalpita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kalpitāni (nominative plural)
    kalpitāni (vocative plural)
    kalpitāni (accusative plural)
    kḷp -> kalpita (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    kalpitāni (nominative plural), from √kḷp
    kalpitāni (vocative plural), from √kḷp
    kalpitāni (accusative plural), from √kḷp
  • kṛtātmabhiḥ -
  • kṛtātman (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kṛtātmabhiḥ (instrumental plural)
    kṛtātman (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    kṛtātmabhiḥ (instrumental plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (3.122.35). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shastra (sastra, śāstra, शास्त्र): defined in 2 categories.
Artha (अर्थ): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Vitata (वितत, vitatā, वितता): defined in 1 categories.
Akriti (akrti, ākṛti, आकृति): defined in 2 categories.
Brahma (ब्रह्म): defined in 2 categories.
Ma (म, mā, मा): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Naman (nāman, नामन्): defined in 1 categories.
Kalpita (कल्पित): defined in 1 categories.

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