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 4.31.5

क्व नाम निरहङ्कारचित्सत्त्वोदारधीरता ।
क्व मिथ्यावासनावेशादहङ्कारकुकल्पना ॥ ५ ॥

kva nāma nirahaṅkāracitsattvodāradhīratā |
kva mithyāvāsanāveśādahaṅkārakukalpanā || 5 ||

See their unselfishness of mind and great patience at first, and then see their vain desires and assumption of the vanity of egotism at last.

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

Naman (+1), Cit (+1), Sattva (+1), Udaradhi (+2), Rata (+2), Vasana (+2), Avesha (+1), Kalpana (+2),

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.31.5). 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: “kva nāma nirahaṅkāracitsattvodāradhīratā”
  • kva -
  • kva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    nāma (compound)
    nāma (adverb)
    nāma (nominative single)
    nāma (vocative single)
    nāma (accusative single)
  • nirahaṅkāra -
  • nirahaṅkāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirahaṅkāra (vocative single)
    nirahaṅkāra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirahaṅkāra (vocative single)
  • cit -
  • 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)
  • sattvo -
  • sattva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sattva (vocative single)
    sattva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sattva (vocative single)
    sad -> sattvā (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √sad
    sad -> sattvā (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √sad
  • udāradhīr -
  • udāradhī (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    udāradhīḥ (nominative single)
    udāradhīḥ (nominative single)
    udāradhī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    udāradhīḥ (accusative plural)
    udāradhīḥ (accusative plural)
  • ratā -
  • ratā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ratā (nominative single)
    ram -> ratā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    ratā (nominative single), from √ram (class 1 verb)
  • Line 2: “kva mithyāvāsanāveśādahaṅkārakukalpanā”
  • kva -
  • kva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • mithyā -
  • mithyā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • vāsanā -
  • vāsana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vāsana (vocative single)
    vāsana (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vāsana (vocative single)
    vāsanā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vāsanā (nominative single)
    vāsanā (nominative single)
  • āveśād -
  • āveśa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āveśāt (adverb)
    āveśāt (ablative single)
  • ahaṅkāra -
  • ahaṅkāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ahaṅkāra (vocative single)
  • ku -
  • ku (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    ku (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ku (adverb)
    ku (vocative single)
  • kalpanā -
  • kalpanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kalpanā (nominative single)
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