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 7.186.7

परो ब्रह्माण्डमेवाणुश्चिद्व्योम्नोन्तःस्थितो यतः ।
परमाणुरेव ब्रह्माण्डमन्तःस्थितजगद्यतः ॥ ७ ॥

paro brahmāṇḍamevāṇuścidvyomnontaḥsthito yataḥ |
paramāṇureva brahmāṇḍamantaḥsthitajagadyataḥ || 7 ||

The great mundane egg, is situated as a particle in the bosom of the great intellect of God; and this world of ours is a particle also, being comprised in a grain of our brains.

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 7.186.7). 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: “paro brahmāṇḍamevāṇuścidvyomnontaḥsthito yataḥ”
  • paro* -
  • paraḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paraḥ (nominative single)
  • brahmāṇḍam -
  • brahmāṇḍa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    brahmāṇḍam (adverb)
    brahmāṇḍam (nominative single)
    brahmāṇḍam (accusative single)
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    evā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    evā (nominative single)
    evā (nominative single)
  • aṇuś -
  • aṇu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aṇuḥ (nominative single)
  • cid -
  • cit (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, masculine); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    cit (nominative single)
    cit (vocative single)
    cit (accusative single)
  • vyomno -
  • vyoman (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    vyomnā (instrumental single)
    vyomnā (instrumental single)
    vyoman (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    vyomnā (instrumental single)
  • ūn -
  • u (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ūn (accusative plural)
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    taḥ (vocative single)
    tas (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    (compound)
    taḥ (nominative single)
    taḥ (vocative single)
    taḥ (accusative single)
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    taḥ (nominative single)
  • sthito* -
  • sthita (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    sthitaḥ (nominative single)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sthitaḥ (nominative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
  • yataḥ -
  • yataḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yat (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    yataḥ (accusative plural)
    yataḥ (ablative single)
    yataḥ (genitive single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yataḥ (ablative single)
    yataḥ (genitive single)
    yata (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yataḥ (nominative single)
    i -> yat (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    yataḥ (accusative plural), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (ablative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (genitive single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    yataḥ (ablative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (genitive single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yam -> yata (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yataḥ (nominative single), from √yam (class 1 verb)
  • Line 2: “paramāṇureva brahmāṇḍamantaḥsthitajagadyataḥ”
  • paramāṇur -
  • paramāṇu (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    paramāṇuḥ (nominative single)
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    eva (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
    eva (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    eva (vocative single)
  • brahmāṇḍam -
  • brahmāṇḍa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    brahmāṇḍam (adverb)
    brahmāṇḍam (nominative single)
    brahmāṇḍam (accusative single)
  • antaḥ -
  • anta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    antaḥ (nominative single)
  • sthita -
  • sthita (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sthita (vocative single)
    sthita (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    sthita (vocative single)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    sthita (vocative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    sthita (vocative single), from √sthā (class 1 verb)
  • jagad -
  • jagat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (compound)
    jagat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    jagat (nominative single)
    jagat (vocative single)
    jagat (accusative single)
  • yataḥ -
  • yataḥ (indeclinable relative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable relative)
    yataḥ (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    yat (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    yataḥ (accusative plural)
    yataḥ (ablative single)
    yataḥ (genitive single)
    yat (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yataḥ (ablative single)
    yataḥ (genitive single)
    yata (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    yataḥ (nominative single)
    i -> yat (participle, masculine); (3 der.)
    yataḥ (accusative plural), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (ablative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (genitive single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    i -> yat (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    yataḥ (ablative single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yataḥ (genitive single), from √i (class 2 verb)
    yam -> yata (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    yataḥ (nominative single), from √yam (class 1 verb)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (7.186.7). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Para (पर): defined in 2 categories.
Brahmanda (brahmāṇḍa, ब्रह्माण्ड): defined in 2 categories.
Eva (एव, evā, एवा): defined in 1 categories.
Anu (aṇu, अणु): defined in 2 categories.
Ta (त): defined in 2 categories.
Tas (तस्): defined in 1 categories.
Sthita (स्थित): defined in 2 categories.
Yat (यत्): defined in 1 categories.
Yata (यत): defined in 1 categories.
Paramanu (paramāṇu, परमाणु): defined in 2 categories.
Anta (अन्त): defined in 2 categories.
Jagat (जगत्): defined in 2 categories.

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