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 6.76.7

प्रकृतय ऊचुः ।
राजन्नस्माकमधिपो यस्त्वया स पुरस्कृतः ।
मृत्युना विनिगीर्णोऽसौ मत्स्येनेवामिषं मृदु ॥ ७ ॥

prakṛtaya ūcuḥ |
rājannasmākamadhipo yastvayā sa puraskṛtaḥ |
mṛtyunā vinigīrṇo'sau matsyenevāmiṣaṃ mṛdu || 7 ||

The people said:—Great king! the person who thou didst appoint to rule over us, is lately devoured by death as a little fish by a large one.

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 6.76.7). 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: “prakṛtaya ūcuḥ”
  • prakṛtaya* -
  • prakṛti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    prakṛtayaḥ (nominative plural)
    prakṛtayaḥ (vocative plural)
  • ūcuḥ -
  • uc (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    ūcuḥ (perfect active third plural)
    vac (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    ūcuḥ (perfect active third plural)
    vac (verb class 3); (1 der.)
    ūcuḥ (perfect active third plural)
  • Line 2: “rājannasmākamadhipo yastvayā sa puraskṛtaḥ”
  • rājann -
  • rājan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    rājan (vocative single)
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    rājan (nominative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
    rājan (vocative single), from √rāj (class 1 verb)
  • asmākam -
  • asmāka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asmākam (adverb)
    asmākam (accusative single)
    asmāka (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asmākam (adverb)
    asmākam (nominative single)
    asmākam (accusative single)
    asmākā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asmākam (adverb)
    asmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    asmākam (genitive plural)
  • adhipo* -
  • adhipa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    adhipaḥ (nominative single)
    adhipā (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    adhipaḥ (accusative plural)
    adhipaḥ (ablative single)
    adhipaḥ (genitive single)
  • yas -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    ya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yaḥ (nominative single)
  • tvayā -
  • tvā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    tvayā (instrumental single)
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none); (1 der.)
    tvayā (instrumental single)
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    sa (vocative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sa (nominative single)
  • puraskṛtaḥ -
  • puraskṛta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    puraskṛtaḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 3: “mṛtyunā vinigīrṇo'sau matsyenevāmiṣaṃ mṛdu”
  • mṛtyunā -
  • mṛtyu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    mṛtyunā (instrumental single)
  • vini -
  • vi (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vini (locative single)
    (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vini (locative single)
  • gīrṇo' -
  • gīrṇa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    gīrṇaḥ (nominative single)
  • asau -
  • asi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asi (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    asu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (locative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
    adaḥ (pronoun, feminine); (1 der.)
    asau (nominative single)
  • matsyene -
  • matsya (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    matsyena (instrumental single)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • amiṣam -
  • miṣ (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    amiṣam (imperfect active first single)
  • mṛdu -
  • mṛdu (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    mṛdu (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    mṛdu (nominative single)
    mṛdu (vocative single)
    mṛdu (accusative single)
    mṛdū (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    mṛdu (adverb)
    mṛdu (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 (6.76.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Prakriti (prakrti, prakṛti, प्रकृति): defined in 2 categories.
Rajan (rājan, राजन्): defined in 2 categories.
Asmad (अस्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Ya (य): defined in 2 categories.
Tva (tvā, त्वा): defined in 1 categories.
Yushmad (yusmad, yuṣmad, युष्मद्): defined in 1 categories.
Mrityu (mrtyu, mṛtyu, मृत्यु): defined in 2 categories.
Vi (वि, vī, वी): defined in 1 categories.
Asi (असि): defined in 2 categories.
Asu (असु): defined in 1 categories.
Matsya (मत्स्य): defined in 2 categories.
Mridu (mrdu, mṛdu, मृदु, mṛdū, मृदू): defined in 2 categories.

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