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 4.54.9

असत्यमेव जातस्त्वमसत्यमपि वर्तसे ।
अस्मिञ्ज्ञाते च विज्ञाने ह्यसत्यं संविलीयते ॥ ९ ॥

asatyameva jātastvamasatyamapi vartase |
asmiñjñāte ca vijñāne hyasatyaṃ saṃvilīyate || 9 ||

Know this truth that you are an unreality yourself, and must become an unreality afterwards.

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

Jata (+2), Jnata (+1), Jnati (+1), Vijnana (+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 4.54.9). 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: “asatyameva jātastvamasatyamapi vartase”
  • asatyam -
  • asatya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (nominative single)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • jātas -
  • jātṛ (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    jātaḥ (vocative single)
    jāta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jātaḥ (nominative single)
    jan -> jāta (participle, masculine); (4 der.)
    jātaḥ (nominative single), from √jan (class 1 verb)
    jātaḥ (nominative single), from √jan (class 2 verb)
    jātaḥ (nominative single), from √jan (class 3 verb)
    jātaḥ (nominative single), from √jan (class 4 verb)
  • tvam -
  • tva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tvam (adverb)
    tvam (nominative single)
    tvam (accusative single)
    tva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tvam (accusative single)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    tvam (nominative single)
  • asatyam -
  • asatya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (nominative single)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
    api (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • vartase -
  • vṛt (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    vartase (present middle second single)
  • Line 2: “asmiñjñāte ca vijñāne hyasatyaṃ saṃvilīyate”
  • asmiñ -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
  • jñāte -
  • jñāta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jñāte (locative single)
    jñāta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    jñāte (nominative dual)
    jñāte (vocative dual)
    jñāte (accusative dual)
    jñāte (locative single)
    jñātā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    jñāte (nominative dual)
    jñāte (vocative single)
    jñāte (vocative dual)
    jñāte (accusative dual)
    jñāti (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    jñāte (vocative single)
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    jñāte (locative single), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (locative single), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñā -> jñāta (participle, neuter); (8 der.)
    jñāte (nominative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (vocative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (accusative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (locative single), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (nominative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (vocative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (accusative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (locative single), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñā -> jñātā (participle, feminine); (8 der.)
    jñāte (nominative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (vocative single), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (vocative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (accusative dual), from √jñā (class 3 verb)
    jñāte (nominative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (vocative single), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (vocative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
    jñāte (accusative dual), from √jñā (class 9 verb)
  • 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)
  • vijñāne -
  • vijñāna (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    vijñāne (nominative dual)
    vijñāne (vocative dual)
    vijñāne (accusative dual)
    vijñāne (locative single)
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • asatyam -
  • asatya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
    asatyam (nominative single)
    asatyam (accusative single)
    asatyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asatyam (adverb)
  • saṃvi -
  • saṃvi (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • līyate -
  • (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    līyate (present passive third single)
    (verb class 4); (2 der.)
    līyate (present middle third single)
    līyate (present passive third single)
    (verb class 9); (1 der.)
    līyate (present passive third single)
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