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 5.72.8

भूतपञ्चकसंपिण्डाद्रचिता जनताः पृथक् ।
एकस्मादेव विटपाद्विचित्रा इव पुत्रिकाः ॥ ८ ॥

bhūtapañcakasaṃpiṇḍādracitā janatāḥ pṛthak |
ekasmādeva viṭapādvicitrā iva putrikāḥ || 8 ||

It is the assemblage of the five elementary bodies, that has framed all these different forms of beings in the world; as it is the same wood, whereof various images are carved and made.

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 5.72.8). 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: “bhūtapañcakasaṃpiṇḍādracitā janatāḥ pṛthak”
  • bhūta -
  • bhūta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bhūta (vocative single)
    bhūta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    bhūta (vocative single)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhūta (injunctive active second plural)
  • pañcaka -
  • pañcaka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pañcaka (vocative single)
    pañcaka (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pañcaka (vocative single)
  • sam -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
  • piṇḍād -
  • piṇḍa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    piṇḍāt (adverb)
    piṇḍāt (ablative single)
  • racitā* -
  • racita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    racitāḥ (nominative plural)
    racitāḥ (vocative plural)
    racitā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    racitāḥ (nominative plural)
    racitāḥ (vocative plural)
    racitāḥ (accusative plural)
    rac -> racita (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    racitāḥ (nominative plural), from √rac (class 10 verb)
    racitāḥ (vocative plural), from √rac (class 10 verb)
    rac -> racitā (participle, feminine); (3 der.)
    racitāḥ (nominative plural), from √rac (class 10 verb)
    racitāḥ (vocative plural), from √rac (class 10 verb)
    racitāḥ (accusative plural), from √rac (class 10 verb)
  • janatāḥ -
  • janatā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    janatāḥ (nominative plural)
    janatāḥ (vocative plural)
    janatāḥ (accusative plural)
  • pṛthak -
  • pṛthak (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “ekasmādeva viṭapādvicitrā iva putrikāḥ”
  • ekasmād -
  • eka (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ekasmāt (ablative single)
    eka (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ekasmāt (ablative single)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • viṭapād -
  • viṭapa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    viṭapāt (adverb)
    viṭapāt (ablative single)
    viṭapa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    viṭapāt (adverb)
    viṭapāt (ablative single)
  • vicitrā* -
  • vicitra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vicitrāḥ (nominative plural)
    vicitrāḥ (vocative plural)
    vicitrā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    vicitrāḥ (nominative plural)
    vicitrāḥ (vocative plural)
    vicitrāḥ (accusative plural)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • putrikāḥ -
  • putrikā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    putrikāḥ (nominative plural)
    putrikāḥ (vocative plural)
    putrikāḥ (accusative plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (5.72.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhuta (bhūta, भूत): defined in 2 categories.
Pancaka (pañcaka, पञ्चक): defined in 2 categories.
Pinda (piṇḍa, पिण्ड): defined in 2 categories.
Eka (एक): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव): defined in 1 categories.
Vitapa (viṭapa, विटप): defined in 1 categories.
Vicitra (विचित्र, vicitrā, विचित्रा): defined in 2 categories.
Putrika (putrikā, पुत्रिका): defined in 2 categories.

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