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 5.53.24

आत्मनो व्यतिरेकेण न किंचिदपि विद्यते ।
सर्वं ब्रह्मेति मे तत्त्वमेतत्तद्भावयाम्यहम् ॥ २४ ॥

ātmano vyatirekeṇa na kiṃcidapi vidyate |
sarvaṃ brahmeti me tattvametattadbhāvayāmyaham || 24 ||

That there is nothing in existence, except the spirit of God is my firm belief, and this makes me believe the whole universe, as a manifestation of the great Brahma himself.

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 5.53.24). 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: “ātmano vyatirekeṇa na kiṃcidapi vidyate”
  • ātmano* -
  • ātman (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ātmanaḥ (accusative plural)
    ātmanaḥ (ablative single)
    ātmanaḥ (genitive single)
  • vyatirekeṇa -
  • vyatirekeṇa (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    vyatireka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vyatirekeṇa (instrumental single)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    na (vocative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    na (vocative single)
  • kiñcid -
  • kiñcid (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    kiñcit (compound)
    kiñcit (adverb)
    kiñcit (nominative single)
    kiñcit (vocative single)
    kiñcit (accusative single)
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable preposition)
    ap (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    api (locative single)
    api (Preverb); (1 der.)
  • vidyate -
  • vid (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    vidyate (present passive third single)
    vid (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    vidyate (present passive third single)
    vid (verb class 7); (1 der.)
    vidyate (present passive third single)
  • Line 2: “sarvaṃ brahmeti me tattvametattadbhāvayāmyaham”
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    sarva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sarvam (adverb)
    sarvam (accusative single)
    sarva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sarvam (nominative single)
    sarvam (accusative single)
  • brahme -
  • brahma (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahme (locative single)
    brahma (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    brahme (nominative dual)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahme (vocative dual)
    brahme (accusative dual)
    brahme (locative single)
    brahman (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    brahma (compound)
    brahma (adverb)
    brahma (nominative single)
    brahma (vocative single)
    brahma (accusative single)
    brahm (verb class 1); (2 der.)
    brahme (present middle first single)
    brahma (imperative active second single)
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    me (locative single)
    ma (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    me (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (8 der.)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    me (nominative dual)
    me (vocative single)
    me (vocative dual)
    me (accusative dual)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    me (dative single)
    me (genitive single)
  • tattvam -
  • tattva (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tattvam (adverb)
    tattvam (nominative single)
    tattvam (accusative single)
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    etat (compound)
    etat (adverb)
    etat (nominative single)
    etat (vocative single)
    etad (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    etat (compound)
    etat (nominative single)
    etat (accusative single)
  • tadbhāvayā -
  • tadbhāvā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    tadbhāvayā (instrumental single)
    tadbhāvayā (instrumental single)
  • amya -
  • amin (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ami (compound)
    ami (adverb)
    amī (nominative single)
    amin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ami (compound)
    ami (adverb)
    ami (nominative single)
    ami (vocative single)
    ami (accusative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    amī (nominative plural)
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    aham (adverb)
    aham (nominative single)
    aham (accusative single)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    aham (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 (5.53.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Atman (ātman, आत्मन्): defined in 2 categories.
Vyatireka (व्यतिरेक): defined in 1 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Ap (अप्): defined in 2 categories.
Brahma (ब्रह्म): defined in 2 categories.
Brahman (ब्रह्मन्): defined in 2 categories.
Ma (म, mā, मा): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Tattva (तत्त्व): defined in 1 categories.
Tadbhava (tadbhāvā, तद्भावा): defined in 1 categories.
Aha (अह): defined in 2 categories.

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