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 7.51.40

नीरसः शान्तमननो निर्वाणाहंकृतिः कृती ।
वीतरागो निरायासः शान्तस्तिष्ठति बुद्धधीः ॥ ४० ॥

nīrasaḥ śāntamanano nirvāṇāhaṃkṛtiḥ kṛtī |
vītarāgo nirāyāsaḥ śāntastiṣṭhati buddhadhīḥ || 40 ||

He is the most accomplished man, who is not addicted to pleasure, and is of a composed mind and without pride; and he is a man of understanding, who is dispassionate and remains quiet without any care or toil.

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 7.51.40). 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: “nīrasaḥ śāntamanano nirvāṇāhaṃkṛtiḥ kṛtī”
  • nīrasaḥ -
  • nīrasa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nīrasaḥ (nominative single)
  • śāntam -
  • śānta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śāntam (adverb)
    śāntam (accusative single)
    śānta (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śāntam (adverb)
    śāntam (nominative single)
    śāntam (accusative single)
    śāntā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śāntam (adverb)
    śam -> śānta (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śāntam (accusative single), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śāntam (accusative single), from √śam (class 9 verb)
    śam -> śānta (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    śāntam (nominative single), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śāntam (accusative single), from √śam (class 4 verb)
    śāntam (nominative single), from √śam (class 9 verb)
    śāntam (accusative single), from √śam (class 9 verb)
  • anano -
  • nirvāṇā -
  • nirvāṇa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirvāṇa (vocative single)
    nirvāṇa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    nirvāṇa (vocative single)
    nirvāṇā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    nirvāṇā (nominative single)
    nirvāṇā (nominative single)
  • ahaṅkṛtiḥ -
  • ahaṅkṛti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ahaṅkṛtiḥ (nominative single)
  • kṛtī -
  • kṛt (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    kṛtī (nominative dual)
    kṛtī (vocative dual)
    kṛtī (accusative dual)
    kṛti (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    kṛtī (nominative dual)
    kṛtī (vocative dual)
    kṛtī (accusative dual)
    kṛti (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    kṛtī (nominative dual)
    kṛtī (vocative dual)
    kṛtī (accusative dual)
    kṛtin (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kṛtī (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “vītarāgo nirāyāsaḥ śāntastiṣṭhati buddhadhīḥ”
  • vītarāgo* -
  • vītarāga (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vītarāgaḥ (nominative single)
  • nirāyāsaḥ -
  • nirāyāsa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    nirāyāsaḥ (nominative single)
  • 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)
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (locative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (locative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    tiṣṭhati (present active third single)
  • buddha -
  • buddha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    buddha (vocative single)
    buddha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    buddha (vocative single)
  • dhīḥ -
  • dhī (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    dhīḥ (nominative single)
    dhīḥ (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 (7.51.40). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Nirvana (nirvāṇa, निर्वाण, nirvāṇā, निर्वाणा): defined in 2 categories.
Krit (krt, kṛt, कृत्): defined in 1 categories.
Kriti (krti, kṛti, कृति): defined in 2 categories.
Kritin (krtin, kṛtin, कृतिन्): defined in 2 categories.
Buddha (बुद्ध): defined in 2 categories.
Dhi (dhī, धी): defined in 1 categories.

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