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 6.2.21

वैराग्याभ्यासवशतस्तथा तत्त्वावबोधनात् ।
संसारस्तीर्यते तेन तेष्वेवाभ्यासमाहर ॥ २१ ॥

vairāgyābhyāsavaśatastathā tattvāvabodhanāt |
saṃsārastīryate tena teṣvevābhyāsamāhara || 21 ||

Whereas it is the habit of dispassionateness, and the knowledge of truth; whereby we are enabled to ford over the boisterous ocean of the world, you must learn therefore, O Rama! to practice and gain these betimes.

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 6.2.21). 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: “vairāgyābhyāsavaśatastathā tattvāvabodhanāt”
  • vairāgyā -
  • vairāgya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vairāgya (vocative single)
    vairāgī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vairāgyā (instrumental single)
    vairāgyā (instrumental single)
  • abhyāsa -
  • abhyāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    abhyāsa (vocative single)
  • vaśatas -
  • vaśataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    vaś -> vaśat (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    vaśataḥ (accusative plural), from √vaś (class 1 verb)
    vaśataḥ (ablative single), from √vaś (class 1 verb)
    vaśataḥ (genitive single), from √vaś (class 1 verb)
    vaś -> vaśat (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    vaśataḥ (ablative single), from √vaś (class 1 verb)
    vaśataḥ (genitive single), from √vaś (class 1 verb)
    vaś (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    vaśataḥ (present active third dual)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • tattvāvabodha -
  • tattvāvabodha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tattvāvabodha (vocative single)
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    nāt (adverb)
    nāt (ablative single)
    na (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    nāt (adverb)
    nāt (ablative single)
  • Line 2: “saṃsārastīryate tena teṣvevābhyāsamāhara”
  • saṃsāras -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    saṃsāraḥ (nominative single)
  • tīryate -
  • tṝ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    tīryate (present passive third single)
    tṝ (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    tīryate (present passive third single)
    tṝ (verb class 5); (1 der.)
    tīryate (present passive third single)
    tṝ (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    tīryate (present passive third single)
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    tena (vocative single)
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tena (instrumental single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tena (instrumental single)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tena (instrumental single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tena (instrumental single)
    tan (verb class 8); (1 der.)
    tena (perfect active second plural)
    tan (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    tena (perfect active second plural)
    tan (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    tena (perfect active second plural)
  • teṣve -
  • ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    teṣu (locative plural)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    teṣu (locative plural)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    teṣu (locative plural)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    teṣu (locative plural)
  • evā -
  • 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)
    evā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    evā (nominative single)
  • abhyāsam -
  • abhyāsa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    abhyāsam (adverb)
    abhyāsam (accusative single)
  • āhara -
  • āhara (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    āhara (vocative single)
    āhara (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    āhara (vocative single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (6.2.21). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vairagi (vairāgī, वैरागी): defined in 1 categories.
Vairagya (vairāgya, वैराग्य): defined in 2 categories.
Abhyasa (abhyāsa, अभ्यास): defined in 1 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Samsara (saṃsāra, संसार): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव, evā, एवा): defined in 1 categories.
Ahara (āhara, आहर): defined in 2 categories.

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