Moksopaya [sanskrit]

192,019 words | ISBN-10: 8120831470 | ISBN-13: 9788120831476

This Sanskrit edition of the Moksopaya. It is a large philosophical text dealing with “the science of liberation”. Similar to the Yoga-vasistha in content, the Mokshopaya-shastra was likely its predecessor, said to contain 30,000 shlokas (metrical verses). One of the core philosophies of the texts teaches the non-existence of cognitive objects; while holding such a view leads to an attitude of dispassion towards worldly matters.

Verse 3.62.33

पौरुषैकात्मता श्रेयो मोक्षोऽत्यन्तमकर्मता ।
आभ्यां तु शबलः पक्षो दुःखायैव महात्मनाम् ॥ ३३ ॥

pauruṣaikātmatā śreyo mokṣo'tyantamakarmatā |
ābhyāṃ tu śabalaḥ pakṣo duḥkhāyaiva mahātmanām || 33 ||

The Sanskrit text of Moksopaya Verse 3.62.33 is contained in the book The Yogavasistha of Valmiki by Vasudeva Laxmana Sharma Pansikar. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.62.33). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Paurusha, Ekatmata, Shreyah, Shreyas, Shreya, Moksha, Atyantam, Atyanta, Akarman, Akarma, Tan, Iyam, Idam, Shabala, Paksha, Pakshas, Duhkha, Mahatman, Mahatmana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Moksopaya Verse 3.62.33). 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: “pauruṣaikātmatā śreyo mokṣo'tyantamakarmatā
  • pauruṣai -
  • pauruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pauruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ekātmatā -
  • ekātmatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śreyo* -
  • śreyaḥ (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    śreyas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śreyas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śrā -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrā class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrā class 4 verb]
    śrai -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrai class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 2 verb], [nominative single from √śrai class 4 verb]
    śri -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śri class 1 verb]
    śrī -> śreya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √śrī class 9 verb]
  • mokṣo' -
  • mokṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • atyantam -
  • atyantam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    atyanta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    atyanta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    atyantā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • akarma -
  • akarman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    akarman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    akarma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    akarma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “ābhyāṃ tu śabalaḥ pakṣo duḥkhāyaiva mahātmanām
  • ābhyām -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    iyam (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • śabalaḥ -
  • śabala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pakṣo* -
  • pakṣas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    pakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • duḥkhāyai -
  • duḥkha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    duḥkha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    duḥkhā (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • mahātmanām -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    mahātman (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    mahātmanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
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