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 7.67.32

पुण्यानि यान्ति वैफल्यं वैफल्यं यान्ति मातरः ।
भाग्यानि यान्ति वैफल्यं नाभ्यासस्तु कदाचन ॥ ३२ ॥

puṇyāni yānti vaiphalyaṃ vaiphalyaṃ yānti mātaraḥ |
bhāgyāni yānti vaiphalyaṃ nābhyāsastu kadācana || 32 ||

All our meritorious acts are destroyed, by a slight act of demerit; and our prosperity flies away at the approach of adversity; but there is nothing which can remove our habit from us.

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 7.67.32). 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: “puṇyāni yānti vaiphalyaṃ vaiphalyaṃ yānti mātaraḥ”
  • puṇyāni -
  • puṇya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    puṇyāni (nominative plural)
    puṇyāni (vocative plural)
    puṇyāni (accusative plural)
    puṇ -> puṇya (participle, neuter); (3 der.)
    puṇyāni (nominative plural), from √puṇ (class 10 verb)
    puṇyāni (vocative plural), from √puṇ (class 10 verb)
    puṇyāni (accusative plural), from √puṇ (class 10 verb)
  • 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)
  • vaiphalyam -
  • vaiphalya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vaiphalyam (adverb)
    vaiphalyam (nominative single)
    vaiphalyam (accusative single)
  • vaiphalyam -
  • vaiphalya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vaiphalyam (adverb)
    vaiphalyam (nominative single)
    vaiphalyam (accusative single)
  • 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)
  • mātaraḥ -
  • mātṛ (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    mātaraḥ (nominative plural)
    mātaraḥ (vocative plural)
    mātaraḥ (accusative plural)
  • Line 2: “bhāgyāni yānti vaiphalyaṃ nābhyāsastu kadācana”
  • bhāgyāni -
  • bhāgya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    bhāgyāni (nominative plural)
    bhāgyāni (vocative plural)
    bhāgyāni (accusative plural)
  • 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)
  • vaiphalyam -
  • vaiphalya (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vaiphalyam (adverb)
    vaiphalyam (nominative single)
    vaiphalyam (accusative single)
  • nābhyā -
  • nābhi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nābhyā (instrumental single)
    nābhyā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    nābhyā (nominative single)
  • sastu -
  • sas (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    sastu (imperative active third single)
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable interrogative)
    kadā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • cana -
  • cana (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    can (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    cana (imperative active second single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.67.32). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yat (yāt, यात्): defined in 1 categories.
Matri (matr, mātṛ, मातृ): defined in 2 categories.
Bhagya (bhāgya, भाग्य): defined in 1 categories.
Nabhi (nābhi, नाभि): defined in 2 categories.

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