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 4.54.33

शक्यते नात्र संदेहो नासत्सद्भवति क्वचित् ।
संस्थितो यदि संकल्पो दुश्चिकित्स्यः स्वतो भवेत् ॥ ३३ ॥

śakyate nātra saṃdeho nāsatsadbhavati kvacit |
saṃsthito yadi saṃkalpo duścikitsyaḥ svato bhavet || 33 ||

Desire is undoubtedly a curable disease, as long as it is a transient malady of the mind; but it becomes incurable, when it takes a deep root in it.

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

Sandeha (+1), Sat (+1), Bhavati (+2), Sankalpa (+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 4.54.33). 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: “śakyate nātra saṃdeho nāsatsadbhavati kvacit”
  • śakyate -
  • śakyatā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    śakyate (nominative dual)
    śakyate (vocative single)
    śakyate (vocative dual)
    śakyate (accusative dual)
    śak (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    śakyate (present passive third single)
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nāt (adverb)
    nāt (ablative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    nāt (adverb)
    nāt (ablative single)
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ra (vocative single)
    ra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ra (vocative single)
  • sandeho* -
  • sandeha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sandehaḥ (nominative single)
  • nāsat -
  • nās -> nāsat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    nāsat (nominative single), from √nās (class 1 verb)
    nāsat (vocative single), from √nās (class 1 verb)
    nāsat (accusative single), from √nās (class 1 verb)
  • sad -
  • sat (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    sat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    sad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    sat (compound)
    sat (adverb)
    sat (nominative single)
    sat (vocative single)
    sad (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    sat (compound)
    sat (adverb)
    sat (nominative single)
    sat (vocative single)
    sat (accusative single)
    sat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sat (nominative single)
    sat (vocative single)
    sat (accusative single)
  • bhavati -
  • bhavatī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    bhavati (adverb)
    bhavati (vocative single)
    bhavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    bhavati (locative single)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavati (present active third single)
  • kva -
  • ku (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    kva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    ku (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    (nominative dual)
    (vocative dual)
    (accusative dual)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    ku (adverb)
    ku (vocative single)
  • acit -
  • acit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    acit (nominative single)
    acit (vocative single)
    acit (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    acit (nominative single)
    acit (vocative single)
    acit (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    acit (nominative single)
    acit (vocative single)
    acit (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “saṃsthito yadi saṃkalpo duścikitsyaḥ svato bhavet”
  • saṃsthito* -
  • saṃsthita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃsthitaḥ (nominative single)
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    yadi (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yadi (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yad (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yadi (locative single)
  • saṅkalpo* -
  • saṅkalpa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṅkalpaḥ (nominative single)
  • duścikitsyaḥ -
  • duścikitsya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    duścikitsyaḥ (nominative single)
  • svato* -
  • svataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • bhavet -
  • bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavet (optative active third single)
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