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 6.39.36

समस्तैश्च समस्तानां चेष्टानां जगतः स्थितेः ।
मृतिजीवितस्वप्नाद्यैः प्राप्तैरात्मानमर्चयेत् ॥ ३६ ॥

samastaiśca samastānāṃ ceṣṭānāṃ jagataḥ sthiteḥ |
mṛtijīvitasvapnādyaiḥ prāptairātmānamarcayet || 36 ||

The ends of all the attempts of mankind in this world, being no more than life, death and sleep, they are all to be employed in the service of the soul of nature.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (6.39.36). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samasta (+1), Ceshta (+2), Jagat (+2), Sthiti (+2), Jivita (+1), Svapna (+2), Atman (+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 6.39.36). 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: “samastaiśca samastānāṃ ceṣṭānāṃ jagataḥ sthiteḥ”
  • samastaiś -
  • samasta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    samastaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    samasta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    samastaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable conjunction)
    ca (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
    ca (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    ca (vocative single)
  • samastānām -
  • samasta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    samastānām (genitive plural)
    samasta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    samastānām (genitive plural)
    samastā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    samastānām (genitive plural)
  • ceṣṭānām -
  • ceṣṭa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭānām (genitive plural)
    ceṣṭa (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭānām (genitive plural)
    ceṣṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ceṣṭānām (genitive plural)
  • jagataḥ -
  • jagat (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    jagataḥ (accusative plural)
    jagataḥ (ablative single)
    jagataḥ (genitive single)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    jagataḥ (ablative single)
    jagataḥ (genitive single)
  • sthiteḥ -
  • sthiti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    sthiteḥ (ablative single)
    sthiteḥ (genitive single)
  • Line 2: “mṛtijīvitasvapnādyaiḥ prāptairātmānamarcayet”
  • mṛti -
  • mṛti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • jīvita -
  • jīvita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jīvita (vocative single)
    jīvita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    jīvita (vocative single)
    jīv -> jīvita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    jīvita (vocative single), from √jīv (class 1 verb)
    jīv -> jīvita (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    jīvita (vocative single), from √jīv (class 1 verb)
  • svapnād -
  • svapna (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    svapnāt (adverb)
    svapnāt (ablative single)
    svapna (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    svapnāt (adverb)
    svapnāt (ablative single)
  • yaiḥ -
  • ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    yat (pronoun, neuter); (1 der.)
    yaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • prāptair -
  • prāpta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    prāptaiḥ (instrumental plural)
    prāpta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    prāptaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • ātmānam -
  • ātman (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ātmānam (accusative single)
  • arcayet -
  • ṛc (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    arcayet (optative active third single)
    ṛc (verb class 0); (1 der.)
    arcayet (optative active third single)
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