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 6.43.12

जानास्येव गतिं चित्रां विषयाणां प्रमाथिनीम् ।
यथायान्ति यथा यान्ति यथा परिभवन्ति च ॥ १२ ॥

jānāsyeva gatiṃ citrāṃ viṣayāṇāṃ pramāthinīm |
yathāyānti yathā yānti yathā paribhavanti ca || 12 ||

You well know, Rama! the precarious state of worldly possessions and their pernicious effects also; they come and go away of their own accord, but overpower on the man in both states.

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 6.43.12). 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: “jānāsyeva gatiṃ citrāṃ viṣayāṇāṃ pramāthinīm”
  • jānāsye -
  • jñā (verb class 9); (1 der.)
    jānāsi (present active second single)
  • eva -
  • 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)
  • gatim -
  • gati (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    gatim (accusative single)
    gati (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    gatim (accusative single)
  • citrām -
  • citrā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    citrām (accusative single)
  • viṣayāṇām -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    viṣayāṇām (genitive plural)
  • pramāthinīm -
  • pramāthinī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    pramāthinīm (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “yathāyānti yathā yānti yathā paribhavanti ca”
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • yānti -
  • yāt (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yānti (nominative plural)
    yānti (vocative plural)
    yānti (accusative plural)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yānti (present active third plural)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • yānti -
  • yāt (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    yānti (nominative plural)
    yānti (vocative plural)
    yānti (accusative plural)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    yānti (present active third plural)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • pari -
  • pari (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    pari (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    pari (Preverb); (1 der.)
    (Preverb)
  • bhavanti -
  • bhavanti (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bhavantī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    bhavanti (adverb)
    bhavanti (vocative single)
    bhavat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhavanti (nominative plural)
    bhavanti (vocative plural)
    bhavanti (accusative plural)
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    bhavanti (nominative plural)
    bhavanti (accusative plural)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhavanti (present active third 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)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (6.43.12). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Eva (एव): defined in 1 categories.
Gati (गति): defined in 2 categories.
Citra (citrā, चित्रा): defined in 2 categories.
Vishaya (visaya, viṣaya, विषय): defined in 2 categories.
Pramathini (pramāthinī, प्रमाथिनी): defined in 2 categories.
Yat (yāt, यात्): defined in 1 categories.
Bhavanti (bhavantī, भवन्ती): defined in 1 categories.
Bhavat (भवत्): defined in 1 categories.
Ca (च): defined in 1 categories.

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