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 1.1.3

स्फुरन्ति सीकरा यस्मादानन्दस्याम्बरेऽवनौ ।
सर्वेषां जीवनं तस्मै ब्रह्मानन्दात्मने नमः ॥ ३ ॥

sphuranti sīkarā yasmādānandasyāmbare'vanau |
sarveṣāṃ jīvanaṃ tasmai brahmānandātmane namaḥ || 3 ||

Salutation to Him (who is) supreme bliss itself, from whom flow the dews of delight (as water springs from a fountain) both in heaven and earth, and who is the life of all.

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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 (1.1.3). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Sphurat, Sphuranti, Sikara, Yasmat, Yah, Yat, Ananda, Ambara, Avana, Avani, Sarva, Jivana, Tad, Brahmananda, Mana, Nama, Namas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.1.3). 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: “sphuranti sīkarā yasmādānandasyāmbare'vanau
  • sphuranti -
  • sphurantī (noun, masculine)
    sphurantī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    sphurantī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sphurat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sphur -> sphurat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √sphur class 6 verb], [vocative plural from √sphur class 6 verb], [accusative plural from √sphur class 6 verb]
    sphur -> sphurantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √sphur class 6 verb]
    sphur (verb class 6)
    [present active third plural]
  • sīkarā* -
  • sīkara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • yasmād -
  • yasmāt (indeclinable)
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [ablative single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [ablative single]
  • ānandasyā -
  • ānanda (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ānanda (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • ambare' -
  • ambara (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ambara (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ambarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • avanau -
  • avana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    avani (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “sarveṣāṃ jīvanaṃ tasmai brahmānandātmane namaḥ
  • sarveṣām -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • jīvanam -
  • jīvana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    jīvana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jīvanā (noun, feminine)
  • tasmai -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • brahmānandāt -
  • brahmānanda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mane -
  • mana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    manā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • namaḥ -
  • namas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    namas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.1.3

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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Preview of verse 1.1.3 in Gujarati sript:
સ્ફુરન્તિ સીકરા યસ્માદાનન્દસ્યામ્બરેઽવનૌ ।
સર્વેષાં જીવનં તસ્મૈ બ્રહ્માનન્દાત્મને નમઃ ॥ ૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

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

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Preview of verse 1.1.3 in Telugu sript:
స్ఫురన్తి సీకరా యస్మాదానన్దస్యామ్బరేఽవనౌ ।
సర్వేషాం జీవనం తస్మై బ్రహ్మానన్దాత్మనే నమః ॥ ౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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