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 5.91.49

मिथः कारणमेते हि बीजे जन्मनि चेतसः ।
जलाङ्गीकरणे राम जलाशयघटाविव ॥ ४९ ॥

mithaḥ kāraṇamete hi bīje janmani cetasaḥ |
jalāṅgīkaraṇe rāma jalāśayaghaṭāviva || 49 ||

Both of these are causes of the regeneration of the mind, as the pond and the pot (or pipes), are the joint causes of water supply.

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (5.91.49). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Karana (+2), Bija (+2), Janman (+1), Jala (+2), Rama (+2), Ghata (+2), Ghati (+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 5.91.49). 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: “mithaḥ kāraṇamete hi bīje janmani cetasaḥ”
  • mithaḥ -
  • mithaḥ (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    mithaḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • kāraṇam -
  • kāraṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kāraṇam (adverb)
    kāraṇam (nominative single)
    kāraṇam (accusative single)
    kāraṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    kāraṇam (adverb)
  • ete -
  • eta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ete (locative single)
    eta (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    ete (nominative dual)
    ete (vocative dual)
    ete (accusative dual)
    ete (locative single)
    etā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    ete (nominative dual)
    ete (vocative single)
    ete (vocative dual)
    ete (accusative dual)
    etad (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    ete (nominative dual)
    ete (accusative dual)
    eti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ete (vocative single)
    eṣā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    ete (nominative dual)
    ete (accusative dual)
    eṣa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ete (nominative plural)
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • bīje -
  • bīja (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bīje (locative single)
    bīja (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    bīje (nominative dual)
    bīje (vocative dual)
    bīje (accusative dual)
    bīje (locative single)
  • janmani -
  • janman (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    janmani (locative single)
  • cetasaḥ -
  • cetas (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    cetasaḥ (ablative single)
    cetasaḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “jalāṅgīkaraṇe rāma jalāśayaghaṭāviva”
  • jalā -
  • jala (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jala (vocative single)
    jala (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jala (vocative single)
    jalā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    jalā (nominative single)
    jalā (nominative single)
    jal (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    jala (imperative active second single)
  • aṅgīkaraṇe -
  • aṅgīkaraṇa (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    aṅgīkaraṇe (nominative dual)
    aṅgīkaraṇe (vocative dual)
    aṅgīkaraṇe (accusative dual)
    aṅgīkaraṇe (locative single)
  • rāma -
  • rāma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    rāma (vocative single)
    rāma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    rāma (vocative single)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    rāma (imperative active first plural)
  • jalāśaya -
  • jalāśaya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jalāśaya (vocative single)
    jalāśaya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jalāśaya (vocative single)
  • ghaṭāvi -
  • ghaṭa (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ghaṭau (nominative dual)
    ghaṭau (vocative dual)
    ghaṭau (accusative dual)
    ghaṭi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ghaṭau (locative single)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
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