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 1.1.4

सुतीक्ष्णो ब्राह्मणः कश्चित्संशयाकृष्टमानसः ।
अगस्तेराश्रमं गत्वा मुनिं पप्रच्छ सादरम् ॥ ४ ॥

sutīkṣṇo brāhmaṇaḥ kaścitsaṃśayākṛṣṭamānasaḥ |
agasterāśramaṃ gatvā muniṃ papraccha sādaram || 4 ||

One Sutikshna, a Brahmana, whose mind was full of doubts, went to the hermitage of Agasti and asked the sage respectfully:—

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

Sutikshna, Brahmana, Kah, Cit, Samshaya, Akrishta, Anasa, Agasti, Ashrama, Muni, Sadaram, Sadara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.1.4). 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: “sutīkṣṇo brāhmaṇaḥ kaścitsaṃśayākṛṣṭamānasaḥ
  • sutīkṣṇo* -
  • sutīkṣṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • brāhmaṇaḥ -
  • brāhmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kaś -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cit -
  • cit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • saṃśayā -
  • saṃśaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akṛṣṭam -
  • akṛṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    akṛṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    akṛṣṭā (noun, feminine)
  • ānasaḥ -
  • ānasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “agasterāśramaṃ gatvā muniṃ papraccha sādaram
  • agaster -
  • agasti (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • āśramam -
  • āśrama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āśrama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • gatvā -
  • gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
    gam -> gatvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √gam]
  • munim -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • papraccha -
  • praś (verb class 6)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
  • sādaram -
  • sādaram (indeclinable)
    sādara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sādara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sādarā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.1.4

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 1.1.4 in Gujarati sript:
સુતીક્ષ્ણો બ્રાહ્મણઃ કશ્ચિત્સંશયાકૃષ્ટમાનસઃ ।
અગસ્તેરાશ્રમં ગત્વા મુનિં પપ્રચ્છ સાદરમ્ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 1.1.4 in Telugu sript:
సుతీక్ష్ణో బ్రాహ్మణః కశ్చిత్సంశయాకృష్టమానసః ।
అగస్తేరాశ్రమం గత్వా మునిం పప్రచ్ఛ సాదరమ్ ॥ ౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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