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 1.7.21

अहं वेद्मि महात्मानं रामं राजीवलोचनम् ।
वसिष्ठश्च महातेजा ये चान्ये दीर्घदर्शिनः ॥ २१ ॥

ahaṃ vedmi mahātmānaṃ rāmaṃ rājīvalocanam |
vasiṣṭhaśca mahātejā ye cānye dīrghadarśinaḥ || 21 ||

I well know the great soul of the lotus-eyed Rama, and so does the illustrious Vasishtha, and all other far-seeing.

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

Aha, Asmad, Mahatman, Rama, Rajivalocana, Vasishtha, Mahateja, Mahatejas, Yah, Yat, Dirghadarshin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.7.21). 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: “ahaṃ vedmi mahātmānaṃ rāmaṃ rājīvalocanam
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • vedmi -
  • vid (verb class 2)
    [present active first single]
  • mahātmānam -
  • mahātman (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • rāmam -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rāmā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • rājīvalocanam -
  • rājīvalocana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rājīvalocana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rājīvalocanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “vasiṣṭhaśca mahātejā ye cānye dīrghadarśinaḥ
  • vasiṣṭhaś -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mahātejā* -
  • mahāteja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahātejā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    mahātejas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • cānye -
  • dīrghadarśinaḥ -
  • dīrghadarśin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    dīrghadarśin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.7.21

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 1.7.21 in Gujarati sript:
અહં વેદ્મિ મહાત્માનં રામં રાજીવલોચનમ્ ।
વસિષ્ઠશ્ચ મહાતેજા યે ચાન્યે દીર્ઘદર્શિનઃ ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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 1.7.21 in Telugu sript:
అహం వేద్మి మహాత్మానం రామం రాజీవలోచనమ్ ।
వసిష్ఠశ్చ మహాతేజా యే చాన్యే దీర్ఘదర్శినః ॥ ౨౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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