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 4.52.4

शृणु पुत्र महाबुद्धे वस्तुतोऽस्य समामिमाम् ।
वर्णयामि महाश्चर्यामेकामाख्यायिकां तव ॥ ४ ॥

śṛṇu putra mahābuddhe vastuto'sya samāmimām |
varṇayāmi mahāścaryāmekāmākhyāyikāṃ tava || 4 ||

Attend my intelligent son! said he, to a narrative that I will relate unto thee by way of a simile of worldly things, and it is pleasant to hear.

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 4.52.4). 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: “śṛṇu putra mahābuddhe vastuto'sya samāmimām”
  • śṛṇu -
  • śru (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    śṛṇu (imperative active second single)
  • putra -
  • putra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    putra (vocative single)
    putra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    putra (vocative single)
  • mahābuddhe -
  • mahābuddha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mahābuddhe (locative single)
    mahābuddhi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mahābuddhe (vocative single)
    mahābuddhe (vocative single)
    mahābuddhi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mahābuddhe (vocative single)
  • vastuto' -
  • vastutaḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • 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)
  • samāmi -
  • sam (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    samāmi (present active first single)
  • mām -
  • (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mām (accusative single)
    mām (accusative single)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    mām (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “varṇayāmi mahāścaryāmekāmākhyāyikāṃ tava”
  • varṇayāmi -
  • varṇ (verb class 10); (1 der.)
    varṇayāmi (present active first single)
  • mahāś -
  • maha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mahāḥ (nominative plural)
    mahāḥ (vocative plural)
    mahā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    mahāḥ (nominative plural)
    mahāḥ (vocative plural)
    mahāḥ (accusative plural)
  • caryām -
  • carī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    caryām (locative single)
    caryā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    caryām (accusative single)
  • ekām -
  • ekā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ekām (accusative single)
  • ākhyāyikām -
  • ākhyāyikā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ākhyāyikām (accusative single)
  • tava -
  • yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    tava (genitive single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (4.52.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Putra (पुत्र): defined in 2 categories.
Mahabuddhi (mahābuddhi, महाबुद्धि): defined in 1 categories.
Ma (mā, मा): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Maha (मह, mahā, महा): defined in 2 categories.
Cari (carī, चरी): defined in 1 categories.
Carya (caryā, चर्या): defined in 2 categories.
Eka (ekā, एका): defined in 2 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.

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