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.

Chapter CXVIII

sahacarasahacaryaḥ krameṇocuḥ |
nirguṇasya bakasyāsya guṇa eko'sti dṛśyatām |
yatprāvṛṣaṃ smārayati prāvṛṭ prāvṛḍiti bruvan || 1 ||
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baka haṃsa ivābhāsi saraḥstho madgusauhṛdam |
nṛśaṃsatvaṃ ca vāṇīṃ ca tyaktvā haṃso bhava sphuṭam || 2 ||
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गम्भीरं वारिगर्भं प्रसृतजलचरं ये प्रविश्य प्रविश्य प्राङ्मतत्स्यान्प्रोतचञ्चवश्चतुरतर परं जग्धवन्तो विदग्धाः ते केनाप्यद्य दिष्ट्या मृततिमिगमिताः कालयुक्ते महिम्ना नाक्रामन्ति क्रमस्थाः सुहरमपि पुरः पङ्गवो मद्गवोऽमी ॥ ३ ॥ gambhīraṃ vārigarbhaṃ prasṛtajalacaraṃ ye praviśya praviśya prāṅmatatsyānprotacañcavaścaturatara paraṃ jagdhavanto vidagdhāḥ te kenāpyadya diṣṭyā mṛtatimigamitāḥ kālayukte mahimnā nākrāmanti kramasthāḥ suharamapi puraḥ paṅgavo madgavo'mī || 3 ||
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evaṃ vihanyate lokaḥ svārtheneti pradarśayan |
madgurmadgurutāṃ yāta ityevaṃ stauti durjanaḥ || 4 ||
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utkandharo vitatanirmalacārupakṣo haṃso'yamatra nabhasīti janaiḥ pratītaḥ |
gṛhṇāti palvalajalācchapharīṃ yadāsau jñātastadā khalu bako'yamitīha lokaiḥ || 5 ||
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atibahukālavilolānavalokya bakāṃstapodambhān |
atraivātimirasthāṃstaṭavanitā vismitā dhūrtān || 6 ||
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atra jale himahelāḥ paśyaitā apaharanti sitapadmān |
icchasi tā anugantuṃ nāhaṃ te vallabhā vrajāmīti || 7 ||
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kupitāṃ tāmanunetuṃ yatnaparaḥ pāntha eṣa pathi kāntām |
avalokaya naranāyaka kusumalatākuharakelitīravane || 8 ||
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iti hāvabhāvavilasitavivalanakopārdhadṛṣṭihasitāni |
kurvāṇā varavanitā kathayati te dṛśyatāṃ rājan || 9 ||
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bakamadguśarārūṇāṃ nityamekaukasāmapi |
saṃkaro'sti mitho buddherna mūrkhaviduṣāmiva || 10 ||
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cañcavagre khañjarīṭasya kīṭaḥ kiṭikiṭāyate |
daurbhāgyasya purāṇasya patākevocchritonnate || 11 ||
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tāraṃ tīratarau sa rauti taralo yāvadbakaḥ prollasaṃstāvatpalvalagoṣpade'mbukalile yāvadbalāddehakam |
majjantyā priyavakṣasīva nipuṇaṃ trātaṃ śapharyā bhayāddhṛdbhaṅgenamahāpadīha hi mṛtenānyadbhavetsaukhyadam || 12 ||
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bakājagaramadgūnāṃ hṛdi yā prāṇināṃ dhṛtiḥ |
acarvitanigīrṇānāṃ manye nidropamaiva sā || 13 ||
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āsannamadgubakagṛdhrabiḍālasarpadṛṣṭyā bhayaṃ bhavati yatsalilāśayānām |
tasyāgratastṛṇamivāśanipātabhaṅgo jātismareṇa viduṣoktamadaḥ purā me || 14 ||
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iha sarovaratīratarostale kusumaśālini mugdhamṛgānpuraḥ |
samavalokaya lokamalau balātsamavakīrṇanavotpalaketakān || 15 ||
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barhī pronnatacittatvāttoyamindraṃ prayācate |
sa pūrayati tenāsya mahātmā nikhilāṃ mahīm || 16 ||
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meghānanusarantyete mayūrāstanapā iva |
malino malinasyaiva putra ityanumīyate || 17 ||
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mṛgānālokya pathikaścintayandayitekṣaṇe |
puraḥstheṣu padārtheṣu yantraputrikatāṃ gataḥ || 18 ||
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śikhī vāryapi nādatte bhūmerbhuṅkte balādahim |
daurātmyaṃ tanna jāne kiṃ sarpasya śikhino'thavā || 19 ||
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sajjanāśayanīkāśaṃ tyaktvā barhī mahatsaraḥ |
pibatyambvabhraniṣṭhyūtaṃ manye tannatibhītitaḥ || 20 ||
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lasatkalāpajaladāḥ paśya nṛtyanti barhiṇaḥ |
dhunvānāḥ picchakāntīnduṃ prāvṛṣaḥ potakā iva || 21 ||
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varavane vanavātavisāriṇāṃ capalacandrakacārutaraṅgiṇām |
iha payonidhireva kalāpināṃ visṛtamuktatayeva vilāsanaḥ || 22 ||
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cara tṛṇāni pibāmbu vanāvanau kalaya viśramaṇaṃ kadalīvane |
cakitacātaka pāvakadūṣitā na hi sukhāya bhavatyatimānitā || 23 ||
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nāyaṃ mayūra makarālayavāripūrapūrṇodaro jaladharo'mbaramārurukṣuḥ |
dāvāgnidagdhavanapādapakoṭarāgra dhūmāvalīvalaya utthita eṣa śailāt || 24 ||
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yenābdena śaradvidhāvapi śikhī saṃtarpito vāribhirno varṣāsvapi pūrayedyadi sarastadvālalokocitam |
ārabdhaṃ samavekṣya sajjanajano hāsena duḥstho bhavedbarhītyātmatṛṣaiva netumakhilaṃ kālaṃ samabhyudyataḥ || 25 ||
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sphaṭikavimalaṃ pītvā toyaṃ ghanodaranirgataṃ pibati na punarmārge kṣubhyaṃstṛṣāpi śikhī jalam |
sphurati ca ghanaṃ smṛtvā smṛtvā na cāpi vipadyate guṇavati jane baddhāśānāṃ śramo'pi sukhāvahaḥ || 26 ||
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ihātivāhayantyete mārgadausthyaṃ ghanāgame |
kathābhiḥ pathikāḥ prāyo vimūḍhā jīvitaṃ yathā || 27 ||
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paśyātra nātha sarasaḥ kamalotpalakumudabisamṛṇālānām |
kahlārapatrapayasā bhārānādāya bālikāścalitāḥ || 28 ||
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kimidaṃ nayatheti tataḥ pṛṣṭābhistābhiruktametasya |
vyasanajvarataptāyāḥ pathika vayaṃ bālasakhya iti || 29 ||
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atha rāgaraktahṛdayāḥ stanabharavitatā vilāsalalitāṅgyaḥ |
pathikānāṃ smaraṇapathaṃ bhūyo'pyanayanpriyāḥ svagehasthāḥ || 30 ||
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sā nūnaṃ mama kāntā dṛṣṭvā susnigdhaghanatamaḥśyāmam |
gagana ca śūnyagahanaṃ pralapati bhuvi patati viskhalati || 31 ||
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bhṛṅgāvalīkuvalayāvalitābjapātrasaṃpreryamāṇanalinīmadhupānamattaḥ |
hā vāti tīratarupallavalāsyalabdhasaṃmugdhaśabdagaṇagītaguṇo nabhasvān || 32 ||
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Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Chapter CXVIII

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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