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 7.166.38

शुद्धं वेदनमेवेदं घटावटपटादिकम् ।
यथा स्वप्ने तथा भाति जलमूर्मितया यथा ॥ ३८ ॥

śuddhaṃ vedanamevedaṃ ghaṭāvaṭapaṭādikam |
yathā svapne tathā bhāti jalamūrmitayā yathā || 38 ||

All things are but mere notions of them, as those of a pot or cot, a picture and all others; they appear in us as our dreams, and rise before us as the waves of water.

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 7.166.38). 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: “śuddhaṃ vedanamevedaṃ ghaṭāvaṭapaṭādikam”
  • śuddham -
  • śuddha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śuddham (adverb)
    śuddham (accusative single)
    śuddha (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    śuddham (adverb)
    śuddham (nominative single)
    śuddham (accusative single)
    śuddhā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    śuddham (adverb)
    śudh -> śuddha (participle, masculine); (2 der.)
    śuddham (accusative single), from √śudh (class 1 verb)
    śuddham (accusative single), from √śudh (class 4 verb)
    śudh -> śuddha (participle, neuter); (4 der.)
    śuddham (nominative single), from √śudh (class 1 verb)
    śuddham (accusative single), from √śudh (class 1 verb)
    śuddham (nominative single), from √śudh (class 4 verb)
    śuddham (accusative single), from √śudh (class 4 verb)
  • vedanam -
  • vedana (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
    vedanam (accusative single)
    vedana (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
    vedanam (nominative single)
    vedanam (accusative single)
    vedanā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    vedanam (adverb)
  • eve -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eve (locative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    (compound)
    eve (nominative dual)
    eva (vocative single)
    eve (vocative dual)
    eve (accusative dual)
    eve (locative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    eve (nominative dual)
    eve (vocative single)
    eve (vocative dual)
    eve (accusative dual)
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter); (2 der.)
    idam (nominative single)
    idam (accusative single)
  • ghaṭāva -
  • ghaṭa (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    ghaṭau (nominative dual)
    ghaṭau (vocative dual)
    ghaṭau (accusative dual)
    ghaṭi (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ghaṭau (locative single)
  • aṭa -
  • aṭ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    aṭa (imperative active second single)
  • paṭā -
  • paṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paṭa (vocative single)
    paṭa (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    paṭa (vocative single)
    paṭ (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    paṭa (imperative active second single)
  • ādik -
  • ādiś (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    ādik (compound)
    ādik (adverb)
    ādik (nominative single)
    ādik (vocative single)
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    am (adverb)
    am (accusative single)
    ā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    am (adverb)
    e (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    am (accusative single)
  • Line 2: “yathā svapne tathā bhāti jalamūrmitayā yathā”
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • svapne -
  • svapna (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    svapne (locative single)
    svapna (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    svapne (nominative dual)
    svapne (vocative dual)
    svapne (accusative dual)
    svapne (locative single)
    svapnā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    svapne (nominative dual)
    svapne (vocative single)
    svapne (vocative dual)
    svapne (accusative dual)
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • bhāti -
  • bhāti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    bhā (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    bhāti (present active third single)
  • jalam -
  • jala (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    jalam (adverb)
    jalam (accusative single)
    jala (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    jalam (adverb)
    jalam (nominative single)
    jalam (accusative single)
    jalā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    jalam (adverb)
  • ūrmi -
  • ūrmin (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ūrmi (compound)
    ūrmi (adverb)
    ūrmin (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ūrmi (compound)
    ūrmi (adverb)
    ūrmi (nominative single)
    ūrmi (vocative single)
    ūrmi (accusative single)
  • tayā* -
  • taya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    tayāḥ (nominative plural)
    tayāḥ (vocative plural)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    yathā (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.166.38). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shuddha (suddha, śuddha, शुद्ध): defined in 2 categories.
Vedana (वेदन): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव, evā, एवा): defined in 1 categories.
Ghata (ghaṭa, घट): defined in 2 categories.
Ghati (ghaṭi, घटि): defined in 1 categories.
Pata (paṭa, पट): defined in 2 categories.
Svapna (स्वप्न, svapnā, स्वप्ना): defined in 2 categories.
Jala (जल): defined in 2 categories.
Taya (तय): defined in 1 categories.

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