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 4.32.23

प्रद्युम्नशिखरप्रान्तवास्तव्यः कलविङ्ककः ।
तत्रत्यैश्च कथां श्रुत्वा परं निर्वाणमेष्यति ॥ २३ ॥

pradyumnaśikharaprāntavāstavyaḥ kalaviṅkakaḥ |
tatratyaiśca kathāṃ śrutvā paraṃ nirvāṇameṣyati || 23 ||

The sparrow dwelling on the top of the Pradyumna hill, also chanced to hear the narration of his life in that place, and obtained his emancipation thereby.

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 4.32.23). 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: “pradyumnaśikharaprāntavāstavyaḥ kalaviṅkakaḥ”
  • pradyumnaśikhara -
  • pradyumnaśikhara (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pradyumnaśikhara (vocative single)
  • prānta -
  • prānta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    prānta (vocative single)
    prānta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    prānta (vocative single)
  • vāstavyaḥ -
  • vāstavī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vāstavyaḥ (nominative plural)
    vāstavyaḥ (vocative plural)
    vāstavya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vāstavyaḥ (nominative single)
  • kalaviṅka -
  • kalaviṅka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kalaviṅka (vocative single)
  • kaḥ -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    ka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “tatratyaiśca kathāṃ śrutvā paraṃ nirvāṇameṣyati”
  • tatratyaiś -
  • tatratya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tatratyaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    tatratya (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tatratyaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • kathām -
  • kathā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kathām (accusative single)
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √śru
  • param -
  • param (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    param (adverb)
    param (accusative single)
    para (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    param (nominative single)
    param (accusative single)
  • nirvāṇam -
  • nirvāṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nirvāṇam (adverb)
    nirvāṇam (accusative single)
    nirvāṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nirvāṇam (adverb)
    nirvāṇam (nominative single)
    nirvāṇam (accusative single)
    nirvāṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nirvāṇam (adverb)
  • eṣyati -
  • eṣyat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    eṣyati (locative single)
    eṣyat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    eṣyati (locative single)
    i -> eṣyat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    eṣyati (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> eṣyat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    eṣyati (locative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    eṣyati (future active third single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (4.32.23). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pradyumnashikhara (pradyumnasikhara, pradyumnaśikhara, प्रद्युम्नशिखर): defined in 1 categories.
Pranta (prānta, प्रान्त): defined in 1 categories.
Kalavinka (kalaviṅka, कलविङ्क): defined in 1 categories.
Ka (क): defined in 2 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Katha (kathā, कथा): defined in 2 categories.
Para (पर): defined in 2 categories.
Nirvana (nirvāṇa, निर्वाण): defined in 2 categories.

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