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 4.8.12

क्षीरार्णवतटीष्वस्य वनितासहचारिणः ।
क्षीणं कृतयुगादर्धं श्वेतद्वीपजनैः सह ॥ १२ ॥

kṣīrārṇavataṭīṣvasya vanitāsahacāriṇaḥ |
kṣīṇaṃ kṛtayugādardhaṃ śvetadvīpajanaiḥ saha || 12 ||

He believed he passed half a yuga with his helpmate, on the border of the milky ocean, and associated with the maritime people and islanders of that ocean.

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 4.8.12). 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: “kṣīrārṇavataṭīṣvasya vanitāsahacāriṇaḥ”
  • kṣīrārṇava -
  • kṣīrārṇava (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kṣīrārṇava (vocative single)
  • taṭīṣva -
  • taṭī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    taṭīṣu (locative plural)
  • 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)
  • vanitāsa -
  • vanitāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vanitāsa (vocative single)
  • ha -
  • ha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ha (vocative single)
    ha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ha (vocative single)
    han (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ha (compound)
    ha (adverb)
    ha (nominative single)
    ha (vocative single)
    ha (accusative single)
  • cāriṇaḥ -
  • cārin (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    cāriṇaḥ (nominative plural)
    cāriṇaḥ (vocative plural)
    cāriṇaḥ (accusative plural)
    cāriṇaḥ (ablative single)
    cāriṇaḥ (genitive single)
    cārin (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    cāriṇaḥ (ablative single)
    cāriṇaḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “kṣīṇaṃ kṛtayugādardhaṃ śvetadvīpajanaiḥ saha”
  • kṣīṇam -
  • kṣīṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kṣīṇam (adverb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single)
    kṣīṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kṣīṇam (adverb)
    kṣīṇam (nominative single)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single)
    kṣīṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kṣīṇam (adverb)
    kṣī -> kṣīṇa (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 1 verb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 5 verb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 9 verb)
    kṣī -> kṣīṇa (participle, neuter); (6 der.)
    kṣīṇam (nominative single), from √kṣī (class 1 verb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 1 verb)
    kṣīṇam (nominative single), from √kṣī (class 5 verb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 5 verb)
    kṣīṇam (nominative single), from √kṣī (class 9 verb)
    kṣīṇam (accusative single), from √kṣī (class 9 verb)
  • kṛtayugād -
  • kṛtayuga (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    kṛtayugāt (adverb)
    kṛtayugāt (ablative single)
  • ardham -
  • ardha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ardham (adverb)
    ardham (accusative single)
    ardha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    ardham (adverb)
    ardham (nominative single)
    ardham (accusative single)
    ardhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ardham (adverb)
  • śvetadvīpa -
  • śvetadvīpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śvetadvīpa (vocative single)
    śvetadvīpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śvetadvīpa (vocative single)
  • janaiḥ -
  • jana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    janaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    jana (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    janaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable postposition)
    saha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saha (vocative single)
    saha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    saha (vocative single)
    sah (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    saha (imperative active second single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (4.8.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tati (taṭī, तटी): defined in 1 categories.
Ha (ह): defined in 1 categories.
Kritayuga (krtayuga, kṛtayuga, कृतयुग): defined in 2 categories.
Ardha (अर्ध): defined in 1 categories.
Shvetadvipa (svetadvipa, śvetadvīpa, श्वेतद्वीप): defined in 2 categories.
Jana (जन): defined in 2 categories.
Saha (सह): defined in 2 categories.

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