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 5.91.68

संवित्स्फुरन्ती संकल्पात्संवेद्यं पश्यति स्वतः ।
स्वप्ने यथात्ममरणं तथा देशान्तरस्थितिः ॥ ६८ ॥

saṃvitsphurantī saṃkalpātsaṃvedyaṃ paśyati svataḥ |
svapne yathātmamaraṇaṃ tathā deśāntarasthitiḥ || 68 ||

The wakeful conscience gets its intelligence from its desire, as the waking consciousness of men, views their death and departure to distant lands in dream, from their thoughts of of the same.

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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 (5.91.68). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samvid (+1), Sankalpa (+2), Samvedya (+2), Svapna (+2), Deshantara (+2), Sthiti (+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 5.91.68). 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: “saṃvitsphurantī saṃkalpātsaṃvedyaṃ paśyati svataḥ”
  • saṃvit -
  • saṃvid (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    saṃvit (compound)
    saṃvit (adverb)
    saṃvit (nominative single)
    saṃvit (vocative single)
    saṃvidh (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    saṃvit (compound)
    saṃvit (adverb)
    saṃvit (nominative single)
    saṃvit (vocative single)
  • sphurantī -
  • sphurat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphurantī (nominative dual)
    sphurantī (vocative dual)
    sphurantī (accusative dual)
    sphur -> sphurat (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    sphurantī (nominative dual), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
    sphurantī (vocative dual), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
    sphurantī (accusative dual), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
    sphur -> sphurantī (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    sphurantī (nominative single), from √sphur (class 6 verb)
  • saṅkalpāt -
  • saṅkalpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    saṅkalpāt (adverb)
    saṅkalpāt (ablative single)
  • saṃvedyam -
  • saṃvedya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    saṃvedyam (adverb)
    saṃvedyam (accusative single)
    saṃvedya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    saṃvedyam (adverb)
    saṃvedyam (nominative single)
    saṃvedyam (accusative single)
    saṃvedyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    saṃvedyam (adverb)
    saṃvid -> saṃvedya (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃvedyam (accusative single), from √saṃvid (class 2 verb)
    saṃvid -> saṃvedya (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    saṃvedyam (nominative single), from √saṃvid (class 2 verb)
    saṃvedyam (accusative single), from √saṃvid (class 2 verb)
  • paśyati -
  • paśyat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paśyati (locative single)
    paśyat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    paśyati (locative single)
  • svataḥ -
  • svataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “svapne yathātmamaraṇaṃ tathā deśāntarasthitiḥ”
  • svapne -
  • svapna (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    svapne (locative single)
    svapna (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    svapne (nominative dual)
    svapne (vocative dual)
    svapne (accusative dual)
    svapne (locative single)
    svapnā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    svapne (nominative dual)
    svapne (vocative single)
    svapne (vocative dual)
    svapne (accusative dual)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    (indeclinable)
  • ātmam -
  • ātman (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ātmam (adverb)
  • araṇam -
  • araṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    araṇam (adverb)
    araṇam (accusative single)
    araṇa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    araṇam (adverb)
    araṇam (nominative single)
    araṇam (accusative single)
    araṇā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    araṇam (adverb)
    raṇ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    araṇam (imperfect active first single)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • deśāntara -
  • deśāntara (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    deśāntara (vocative single)
  • sthitiḥ -
  • sthiti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    sthitiḥ (nominative single)
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