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 1.2.19

भरद्वाज उवाच ।
एतदुक्तं भगवता यथा रामायणं कुरु ।
सर्वलोकहितार्थाय संसारार्णवतारकम् ॥ १९ ॥

bharadvāja uvāca |
etaduktaṃ bhagavatā yathā rāmāyaṇaṃ kuru |
sarvalokahitārthāya saṃsārārṇavatārakam || 19 ||

"The God commanded you to complete the Ramayana for the good of men, and as a means of their crossing over the gulf of the world."

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

Bharadvaja, Etad, Ukta, Bhagavata, Yatha, Ramayana, Sarvalokahita, Artha, Samsararnava, Taraka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.2.19). 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: “bharadvāja uvāca
  • bharadvāja* -
  • bharadvāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “etaduktaṃ bhagavatā yathā rāmāyaṇaṃ kuru
  • etad -
  • etad (indeclinable)
    etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • uktam -
  • ukta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ukta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    uktā (noun, feminine)
    vac -> ukta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
    vac -> ukta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb], [accusative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • bhagavatā* -
  • bhagavatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
  • rāmāyaṇam -
  • rāmāyaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rāmāyaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • kuru -
  • kuru (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kuru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperative active second single]
  • Line 3: “sarvalokahitārthāya saṃsārārṇavatārakam
  • sarvalokahitā -
  • sarvalokahita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sarvalokahita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arthāya -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • saṃsārārṇava -
  • saṃsārārṇava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tārakam -
  • tāraka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tāraka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tārakā (noun, feminine)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.2.19

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 1.2.19 in Gujarati sript:
ભરદ્વાજ ઉવાચ ।
એતદુક્તં ભગવતા યથા રામાયણં કુરુ ।
સર્વલોકહિતાર્થાય સંસારાર્ણવતારકમ્ ॥ ૧૯ ॥

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 1.2.19 in Telugu sript:
భరద్వాజ ఉవాచ ।
ఏతదుక్తం భగవతా యథా రామాయణం కురు ।
సర్వలోకహితార్థాయ సంసారార్ణవతారకమ్ ॥ ౧౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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