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 4.54.28

वासनावलितं लोके स्फुरच्छक्ति मनः स्थितम् ।
करोति स्वाशयेनेमां व्यवस्थां मलिनश्चलः ॥ २८ ॥

vāsanāvalitaṃ loke sphuracchakti manaḥ sthitam |
karoti svāśayenemāṃ vyavasthāṃ malinaścalaḥ || 28 ||

The mind being subject to the sensational, emotional and volitive feelings; loses the purity of its intellectual nature, and plays many parts by its sensuousness.

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 4.54.28). 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: “vāsanāvalitaṃ loke sphuracchakti manaḥ sthitam”
  • vāsanāva -
  • vāsana (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    vāsanau (nominative dual)
    vāsanau (vocative dual)
    vāsanau (accusative dual)
  • ali -
  • ali (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    alin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ali (compound)
    ali (adverb)
  • tam -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (accusative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tam (nominative single)
    tam (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    tan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (adverb)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tam (accusative single)
  • loke -
  • loka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    loke (locative single)
    lok (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    loke (present middle first single)
  • sphuracch -
  • sphurat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sphurat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphurat (nominative single)
    sphurat (vocative single)
    sphurat (accusative single)
    sphur -> sphurat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphurat (nominative single), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
    sphurat (vocative single), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
    sphurat (accusative single), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
  • śakti -
  • śakti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    śakti (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śaktin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śakti (compound)
    śakti (adverb)
    śaktin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    śakti (compound)
    śakti (adverb)
    śakti (nominative single)
    śakti (vocative single)
    śakti (accusative single)
  • manaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
    manaḥ (vocative single)
    manaḥ (accusative single)
    mana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
  • sthitam -
  • sthita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sthitam (adverb)
    sthitam (accusative single)
    sthita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sthitam (adverb)
    sthitam (nominative single)
    sthitam (accusative single)
    sthitā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sthitam (adverb)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sthitam (accusative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    sthitam (nominative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthitam (accusative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
  • Line 2: “karoti svāśayenemāṃ vyavasthāṃ malinaścalaḥ”
  • karoti -
  • kṛ (verb class 8); (1 der.)
    karoti (present active third single)
  • svā -
  • (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    su (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (nominative single)
    su (vocative single)
    su (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    so (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    su (adverb)
    sva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sva (vocative single)
    sva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sva (vocative single)
    svā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    svā (nominative single)
    svā (nominative single)
  • āśayene -
  • āśaya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    āśayena (instrumental single)
  • imām -
  • iyam (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    imām (accusative single)
    idam (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    imām (accusative single)
  • vyavasthām -
  • vyavasthā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vyavasthām (accusative single)
  • malinaś -
  • malina (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    malinaḥ (nominative single)
  • calaḥ -
  • calas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    calaḥ (nominative single)
    calaḥ (vocative single)
    calaḥ (accusative single)
    cala (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    calaḥ (nominative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (4.54.28). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vasana (vāsana, वासन): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Loka (लोक): defined in 2 categories.
Mana (मन): defined in 2 categories.
Manas (मनस्): defined in 2 categories.
Sthita (स्थित): defined in 2 categories.
Ashaya (asaya, āśaya, आशय): defined in 2 categories.
Iyam (इयम्): defined in 2 categories.
Vyavastha (vyavasthā, व्यवस्था): defined in 1 categories.
Malina (मलिन): defined in 2 categories.
Cala (चल): defined in 2 categories.

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