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 5.53.38

अस्मिन्क्षणपरिस्पन्दे देहे विसरणोन्मुखे ।
तरङ्गे च निबद्धास्था ये हतास्ते कुबुद्धयः ॥ ३८ ॥

asminkṣaṇaparispande dehe visaraṇonmukhe |
taraṅge ca nibaddhāsthā ye hatāste kubuddhayaḥ || 38 ||

It is the ignorant only that trust in this temporary and fluctuating state of the body; which, like the billow, is hastening to subside, in its original liquid and quiet state.

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 5.53.38). 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: “asminkṣaṇaparispande dehe visaraṇonmukhe”
  • asmin -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
    idam (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    asmin (locative single)
  • kṣaṇa -
  • kṣaṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kṣaṇa (vocative single)
    kṣaṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    kṣaṇa (vocative single)
  • parispande -
  • parispanda (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    parispande (locative single)
  • dehe -
  • deha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dehe (locative single)
    deha (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    dehe (nominative dual)
    dehe (vocative dual)
    dehe (accusative dual)
    dehe (locative single)
  • visaraṇo -
  • visaraṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    visaraṇa (vocative single)
  • unmukhe -
  • unmukha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    unmukhe (locative single)
    unmukha (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    unmukhe (nominative dual)
    unmukhe (vocative dual)
    unmukhe (accusative dual)
    unmukhe (locative single)
  • Line 2: “taraṅge ca nibaddhāsthā ye hatāste kubuddhayaḥ”
  • taraṅge -
  • taraṅga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    taraṅge (locative single)
  • 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)
  • nibaddhās -
  • nibaddha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nibaddhāḥ (nominative plural)
    nibaddhāḥ (vocative plural)
    nibaddhā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    nibaddhāḥ (nominative plural)
    nibaddhāḥ (vocative plural)
    nibaddhāḥ (accusative plural)
  • thā* -
  • tha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    thāḥ (nominative plural)
    thāḥ (vocative plural)
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ye (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    ye (nominative dual)
    ye (accusative dual)
    ye (nominative dual)
    ye (accusative dual)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ye (nominative plural)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    ye (nominative dual)
    ye (accusative dual)
    (pronoun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ye (nominative dual)
    ye (accusative dual)
  • hatās -
  • hata (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural)
    hatā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural)
    hatāḥ (accusative plural)
    han -> hata (participle, masculine); (4 der.)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural), from √han (class 1 verb)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural), from √han (class 1 verb)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural), from √han (class 2 verb)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural), from √han (class 2 verb)
    han -> hatā (participle, feminine); (6 der.)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural), from √han (class 1 verb)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural), from √han (class 1 verb)
    hatāḥ (accusative plural), from √han (class 1 verb)
    hatāḥ (nominative plural), from √han (class 2 verb)
    hatāḥ (vocative plural), from √han (class 2 verb)
    hatāḥ (accusative plural), from √han (class 2 verb)
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (locative single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (locative single)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (vocative single)
    te (vocative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    tad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    te (nominative plural)
    (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    te (nominative dual)
    te (accusative dual)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (2 der.)
    te (dative single)
    te (genitive single)
  • kubuddhayaḥ -
  • kubuddhi (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    kubuddhayaḥ (nominative plural)
    kubuddhayaḥ (vocative plural)
    kubuddhayaḥ (nominative plural)
    kubuddhayaḥ (vocative plural)
    kubuddhi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    kubuddhayaḥ (nominative plural)
    kubuddhayaḥ (vocative plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (5.53.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Kshana (ksana, kṣaṇa, क्षण): defined in 2 categories.
Deha (देह): defined in 2 categories.
Taranga (taraṅga, तरङ्ग): defined in 1 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.
Nibaddha (निबद्ध, nibaddhā, निबद्धा): defined in 1 categories.
Tha (थ): defined in 2 categories.
Ya (य, yā, या): defined in 2 categories.
Yah (yaḥ, यः): defined in 1 categories.
Yat (यत्): defined in 1 categories.
Ta (त, tā, ता): defined in 2 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.

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