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 5.91.69

स्वचमत्कारयोगेन संवेद्यं संविदस्तथा ।
स्ववेदनं स्वसंकल्पात्संविदो यत्र वर्तते ॥ ६९ ॥

svacamatkārayogena saṃvedyaṃ saṃvidastathā |
svavedanaṃ svasaṃkalpātsaṃvido yatra vartate || 69 ||

It is owing to our curiosity only, that our consciousness has its intelligence of the intelligible (God); as it is the desire of knowing any thing, that leads the conscious soul to the knowledge of it.

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 5.91.69). 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: “svacamatkārayogena saṃvedyaṃ saṃvidastathā”
  • sva -
  • sva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sva (vocative single)
    sva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sva (vocative single)
  • camatkāra -
  • camatkāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    camatkāra (vocative single)
  • yogena -
  • yogena (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yoga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yogena (instrumental 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)
  • saṃvidas -
  • saṃvid (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    saṃvidaḥ (nominative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (vocative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (accusative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (ablative single)
    saṃvidaḥ (genitive single)
    saṃvida (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃvidaḥ (nominative single)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • Line 2: “svavedanaṃ svasaṃkalpātsaṃvido yatra vartate”
  • sva -
  • (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    su (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (nominative single)
    su (vocative single)
    su (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    so (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    su (adverb)
    sva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sva (vocative single)
    sva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sva (vocative single)
  • avedanam -
  • avedana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    avedanam (adverb)
    avedanam (accusative single)
    avedana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    avedanam (adverb)
    avedanam (nominative single)
    avedanam (accusative single)
    avedanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    avedanam (adverb)
  • sva -
  • (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    su (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (nominative single)
    su (vocative single)
    su (accusative single)
    (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    su (adverb)
    su (vocative single)
    so (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    su (adverb)
    sva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sva (vocative single)
    sva (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sva (vocative single)
  • asaṅkalpāt -
  • asaṅkalpa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asaṅkalpāt (adverb)
    asaṅkalpāt (ablative single)
    asaṅkalpa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    asaṅkalpāt (adverb)
    asaṅkalpāt (ablative single)
  • saṃvido* -
  • saṃvid (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    saṃvidaḥ (nominative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (vocative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (accusative plural)
    saṃvidaḥ (ablative single)
    saṃvidaḥ (genitive single)
    saṃvida (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃvidaḥ (nominative single)
  • yatra -
  • yatra (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yatra (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • vartate -
  • vṛt -> vartat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    vartate (dative single), from √vṛt (class 1 verb)
    vṛt -> vartat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    vartate (dative single), from √vṛt (class 1 verb)
    vṛt (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    vartate (present middle third single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (5.91.69). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Camatkara (camatkāra, चमत्कार): defined in 2 categories.
Yoga (योग): defined in 2 categories.
Samvedya (saṃvedya, संवेद्य): defined in 2 categories.
Samvid (saṃvid, संविद्): defined in 1 categories.

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