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 6.62.32

सेवमानो वनलतां पुनरायात्स पद्मिनीम् ।
दुस्त्यजो हि दुरभ्यासो वासनानामबोधिनः ॥ ३२ ॥

sevamāno vanalatāṃ punarāyātsa padminīm |
dustyajo hi durabhyāso vāsanānāmabodhinaḥ || 32 ||

The bee rambled at large amidst the flowery creepers of of the forest, and resorted again to the bed of lotuses in the lake;because it is hard for fools to get rid of their fond desire, though it is attended with danger and peril.

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 6.62.32). 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: “sevamāno vanalatāṃ punarāyātsa padminīm”
  • sevamāno* -
  • sev -> sevamāna (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sevamānaḥ (nominative single), from √sev (class 1 verb)
  • vanalatām -
  • vanalatā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vanalatām (accusative single)
  • punar -
  • punar (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    punar (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • āyāt -
  • āya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āyāt (adverb)
    āyāt (ablative single)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • padminīm -
  • padminī (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    padminīm (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “dustyajo hi durabhyāso vāsanānāmabodhinaḥ”
  • dus -
  • duḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    dur (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    duḥ (adverb)
    dur (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    duḥ (adverb)
  • tyajo* -
  • tyajas (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tyajaḥ (vocative single)
    tyajas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    tyajaḥ (nominative single)
    tyajaḥ (vocative single)
    tyajaḥ (accusative single)
    tyaj (noun, masculine); (5 der.)
    tyajaḥ (nominative plural)
    tyajaḥ (vocative plural)
    tyajaḥ (accusative plural)
    tyajaḥ (ablative single)
    tyajaḥ (genitive single)
    tyaj (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    tyajaḥ (ablative single)
    tyajaḥ (genitive single)
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • durabhyā -
  • durabhi (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    durabhi (nominative single)
    durabhi (vocative single)
    durabhi (accusative single)
  • āso* -
  • ās (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    āsaḥ (ablative single)
    āsa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    āsaḥ (nominative single)
  • vāsanānām -
  • vāsana (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vāsanānām (genitive plural)
    vāsana (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vāsanānām (genitive plural)
    vāsanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vāsanānām (genitive plural)
  • abodhi -
  • budh (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    abodhi (aorist middle third single)
    budh (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    abodhi (aorist middle third single)
  • naḥ -
  • na (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    naḥ (nominative single)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (3 der.)
    naḥ (accusative plural)
    naḥ (dative plural)
    naḥ (genitive plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (6.62.32). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Aya (āya, आय): defined in 2 categories.
Padmini (padminī, पद्मिनी): defined in 1 categories.
Vasana (vāsana, वासन, vāsanā, वासना): defined in 2 categories.
Na (न): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.

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