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 6.39.6

देहलिङ्गेषु शान्तस्थं त्यक्तलिङ्गान्तरादिकम् ।
यथाप्राप्तार्थसंवित्त्या बोधलिङ्गं प्रपूजयेत् ॥ ६ ॥

dehaliṅgeṣu śāntasthaṃ tyaktaliṅgāntarādikam |
yathāprāptārthasaṃvittyā bodhaliṅgaṃ prapūjayet || 6 ||

Or whether you consider him as remaining quiescent in all material bodies, or that he is quite apart from all substantial forms; you may worship him in whatever form your understanding presents him to you, or what you can best conceive of him in your consciousness.

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 6.39.6). 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: “dehaliṅgeṣu śāntasthaṃ tyaktaliṅgāntarādikam”
  • deha -
  • deha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    deha (vocative single)
    deha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    deha (vocative single)
    dah (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    deha (perfect active second plural)
  • liṅgeṣu -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    liṅgeṣu (locative plural)
  • śāntas -
  • śānta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    śāntaḥ (nominative single)
    śam -> śānta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śāntaḥ (nominative single), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śāntaḥ (nominative single), from √śam (class 9 verb)
  • tham -
  • tha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tham (adverb)
    tham (accusative single)
    tha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    tham (adverb)
    tham (nominative single)
    tham (accusative single)
  • tyakta -
  • tyakta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tyakta (vocative single)
    tyakta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tyakta (vocative single)
    tyaj -> tyakta (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    tyakta (vocative single), from √tyaj (class 1 verb)
    tyaj -> tyakta (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    tyakta (vocative single), from √tyaj (class 1 verb)
  • liṅgā -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    liṅga (vocative single)
    liṅg (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    liṅga (imperative active second single)
  • antarādik -
  • antarādiś (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    antarādik (compound)
    antarādik (adverb)
    antarādik (nominative single)
    antarādik (vocative single)
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    am (adverb)
    am (accusative single)
    ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    am (adverb)
    e (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    am (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “yathāprāptārthasaṃvittyā bodhaliṅgaṃ prapūjayet”
  • yathāprāptā -
  • yathāprāpta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yathāprāpta (vocative single)
    yathāprāpta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yathāprāpta (vocative single)
    yathāprāptā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    yathāprāptā (nominative single)
    yathāprāptā (nominative single)
  • artha -
  • artha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    artha (vocative single)
    artha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    artha (vocative single)
    arth (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    artha (imperative active second single)
  • saṃvittyā* -
  • saṃvitti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    saṃvittyāḥ (ablative single)
    saṃvittyāḥ (genitive single)
  • bodha -
  • bodha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    bodha (vocative single)
    bodha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    bodha (vocative single)
    budh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bodha (imperative active second single)
  • liṅgam -
  • liṅga (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    liṅgam (adverb)
    liṅgam (nominative single)
    liṅgam (accusative single)
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pra (vocative single)
    pra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    pra (vocative single)
    pra (Preverb); (1 der.)
  • pūjayet -
  • pūj (verb class 10); (1 der.)
    pūjayet (optative active 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 (6.39.6). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deha (देह): defined in 2 categories.
Linga (liṅga, लिङ्ग): defined in 2 categories.
Tha (थ): defined in 2 categories.
Artha (अर्थ): defined in 2 categories.
Bodha (बोध): defined in 2 categories.
Pra (प्र): defined in 1 categories.

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