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 4.59.34

मनःस्पन्दनमात्रेण चित्रं चित्तं यदुत्थितम् ।
सृष्टिर्वा भोगिनी स्फारा व्यवहारविकारिणी ॥ ३४ ॥

manaḥspandanamātreṇa citraṃ cittaṃ yadutthitam |
sṛṣṭirvā bhoginī sphārā vyavahāravikāriṇī || 34 ||

It was by a motion of the mind, that the wonderful form of the living principle was formed; and it was this that gave rise to the whole world, with all its changeful phenomena.

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 4.59.34). 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: “manaḥspandanamātreṇa citraṃ cittaṃ yadutthitam”
  • manaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
    manaḥ (vocative single)
    manaḥ (accusative single)
    mana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    manaḥ (nominative single)
  • spandanam -
  • spandana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    spandanam (adverb)
    spandanam (accusative single)
    spandana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    spandanam (adverb)
    spandanam (nominative single)
    spandanam (accusative single)
    spandanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    spandanam (adverb)
  • ātreṇa -
  • ātra (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ātreṇa (instrumental single)
  • citram -
  • citram (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    citra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    citram (adverb)
    citram (accusative single)
    citra (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    citram (adverb)
    citram (nominative single)
    citram (accusative single)
    citrā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    citram (adverb)
  • cittam -
  • citta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (accusative single)
    citta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cittam (nominative single)
    cittam (accusative single)
    cittā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cittam (adverb)
    cit (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    cittam (imperative active second dual)
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    yad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    yat (compound)
    yat (adverb)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (vocative single)
    yat (accusative single)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    yat (nominative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (vocative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (accusative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yat (nominative single)
    yat (accusative single)
  • utthitam -
  • utthita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    utthitam (adverb)
    utthitam (accusative single)
    utthita (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    utthitam (adverb)
    utthitam (nominative single)
    utthitam (accusative single)
    utthitā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    utthitam (adverb)
  • Line 2: “sṛṣṭirvā bhoginī sphārā vyavahāravikāriṇī”
  • sṛṣṭir -
  • sṛṣṭi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sṛṣṭiḥ (nominative single)
    sṛṣṭi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sṛṣṭiḥ (nominative single)
  • vā* -
  • vār (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    vāḥ (adverb)
    vāḥ (nominative single)
    vāḥ (vocative single)
    vār (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    vāḥ (adverb)
    vāḥ (nominative single)
    vāḥ (vocative single)
    vāḥ (accusative single)
    va (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāḥ (vocative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vāḥ (nominative plural)
    vāḥ (vocative plural)
    vāḥ (accusative plural)
  • bhoginī -
  • bhoginī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bhoginī (nominative single)
    bhogin (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhoginī (nominative dual)
    bhoginī (vocative dual)
    bhoginī (accusative dual)
  • sphārā* -
  • sphāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sphārāḥ (nominative plural)
    sphārāḥ (vocative plural)
    sphārā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    sphārāḥ (nominative plural)
    sphārāḥ (vocative plural)
    sphārāḥ (accusative plural)
  • vyavahāra -
  • vyavahāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vyavahāra (vocative single)
  • vikāriṇī -
  • vikāriṇī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vikāriṇī (nominative single)
    vikārin (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vikāriṇī (nominative dual)
    vikāriṇī (vocative dual)
    vikāriṇī (accusative dual)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (4.59.34). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Mana (मन): defined in 2 categories.
Manas (मनस्): defined in 2 categories.
Citra (चित्र): defined in 2 categories.
Citta (चित्त): defined in 2 categories.
Yat (यत्): defined in 1 categories.
Utthita (उत्थित): defined in 1 categories.
Srishti (srsti, sṛṣṭi, सृष्टि): defined in 2 categories.
Va (व, vā, वा): defined in 2 categories.
Var (vār, वार्): defined in 1 categories.
Bhogini (bhoginī, भोगिनी): defined in 2 categories.
Vyavahara (vyavahāra, व्यवहार): defined in 2 categories.

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