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 4.31.2

अविवेकानुसंधानाच्चित्तमापदमीदृशीम् ।
अनन्तभवदुःखाय परिगृह्णाति हेलया ॥ २ ॥

avivekānusaṃdhānāccittamāpadamīdṛśīm |
anantabhavaduḥkhāya parigṛhṇāti helayā || 2 ||

Following after untruth by slighting the truth, is attended with the danger of incurring endless miseries, which the careless pursuer after it, is little aware of.

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

Citta (+2), Ananta (+2), Kha (+2), Hela (+1),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.31.2). 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: “avivekānusaṃdhānāccittamāpadamīdṛśīm”
  • avivekā -
  • aviveka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aviveka (vocative single)
  • anusandhānāc -
  • anusandhāna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    anusandhānāt (adverb)
    anusandhānāt (ablative 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)
  • āpadam -
  • āpadā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āpadam (adverb)
    āpad (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    āpadam (accusative single)
  • īdṛśīm -
  • īdṛśī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    īdṛśīm (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “anantabhavaduḥkhāya parigṛhṇāti helayā”
  • ananta -
  • ananta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ananta (vocative single)
    ananta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ananta (vocative single)
    ant (verb class 1); (3 der.)
    ananta (perfect active first single)
    ananta (perfect active second plural)
    ananta (perfect active third single)
  • bhavad -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    bhavat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhavat (nominative single)
    bhavat (vocative single)
    bhavat (accusative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    bhavat (nominative single)
    bhavat (accusative single)
  • uḥ -
  • u (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    uḥ (nominative single)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    uḥ (ablative single)
    uḥ (genitive single)
    (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    uḥ (ablative single)
    uḥ (genitive single)
  • khāya -
  • khan -> khāya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √khan
    kha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    khāya (dative single)
    kha (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    khāya (dative single)
    khai (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    khāya (imperative active second single)
  • pari -
  • pari (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    pari (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    pari (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • gṛhṇāti -
  • grah (verb class 9); (1 der.)
    gṛhṇāti (present active third single)
  • helayā -
  • helā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    helayā (instrumental single)
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