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 7.166.24

तत्र लेखामयाः सन्ति देवदानवनामकाः ।
सूक्ष्मासूक्ष्मा निराकाराः साकारा इव पुत्रिकाः ॥ २४ ॥

tatra lekhāmayāḥ santi devadānavanāmakāḥ |
sūkṣmāsūkṣmā nirākārāḥ sākārā iva putrikāḥ || 24 ||

There are also small and large dots in it, with any form or figure of them; but serve to represent the forms of men, and gods and demigods in them, as an outline shows the images of things.

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 7.166.24). 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: “tatra lekhāmayāḥ santi devadānavanāmakāḥ”
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    tatra (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tatra (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • lekhām -
  • lekhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    lekhām (accusative single)
  • ayāḥ -
  • aya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ayāḥ (nominative plural)
    ayāḥ (vocative plural)
    (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    ayāḥ (imperfect active second single)
  • santi -
  • santi (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    sat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    santi (nominative plural)
    santi (vocative plural)
    santi (accusative plural)
    as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    santi (present active third plural)
  • deva -
  • deva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    deva (vocative single)
    deva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    deva (vocative single)
    devan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    deva (compound)
    div (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    deva (imperative active second single)
  • dānavan -
  • dānavat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dānavan (vocative single)
  • āmakāḥ -
  • āmaka (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    āmakāḥ (nominative plural)
    āmakāḥ (vocative plural)
    āmakā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    āmakāḥ (nominative plural)
    āmakāḥ (vocative plural)
    āmakāḥ (accusative plural)
  • Line 2: “sūkṣmāsūkṣmā nirākārāḥ sākārā iva putrikāḥ”
  • sūkṣmā -
  • sūkṣma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sūkṣma (vocative single)
    sūkṣma (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sūkṣma (vocative single)
    sūkṣmā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    sūkṣmā (nominative single)
    sūkṣmā (nominative single)
  • asūkṣmā* -
  • asūkṣma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    asūkṣmāḥ (nominative plural)
    asūkṣmāḥ (vocative plural)
    asūkṣmā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    asūkṣmāḥ (nominative plural)
    asūkṣmāḥ (vocative plural)
    asūkṣmāḥ (accusative plural)
  • nirākārāḥ -
  • nirākāra (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    nirākārāḥ (nominative plural)
    nirākārāḥ (vocative plural)
    nirākārāḥ (nominative plural)
    nirākārāḥ (vocative plural)
    nirākārā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    nirākārāḥ (nominative plural)
    nirākārāḥ (vocative plural)
    nirākārāḥ (accusative plural)
  • sākārā* -
  • sākāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    sākārāḥ (nominative plural)
    sākārāḥ (vocative plural)
    sākārā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    sākārāḥ (nominative plural)
    sākārāḥ (vocative plural)
    sākārāḥ (accusative plural)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • putrikāḥ -
  • putrikā (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    putrikāḥ (nominative plural)
    putrikāḥ (vocative plural)
    putrikāḥ (accusative plural)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.166.24). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Lekha (lekhā, लेखा): defined in 2 categories.
Aya (अय): defined in 2 categories.
Sat (सत्): defined in 1 categories.
Deva (देव): defined in 2 categories.
Sukshma (suksma, sūkṣma, सूक्ष्म, sūkṣmā, सूक्ष्मा): defined in 2 categories.
Putrika (putrikā, पुत्रिका): defined in 2 categories.

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