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 1.12.8

अस्थिराः सर्व एवेमे सचराचरचेष्टिताः ।
आपदां पतयः पापा भावा विभवभूमयः ॥ ८ ॥

asthirāḥ sarva eveme sacarācaraceṣṭitāḥ |
āpadāṃ patayaḥ pāpā bhāvā vibhavabhūmayaḥ || 8 ||

There is no stability in the tendencies of beings whether movable or immovable. They all tend to vice, decay and danger; and all our possessions are the grounds of our penury.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.12.8). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Asthira, Sarva, Eva, Iyam, Idam, Sacaracara, Ceshtita, Apad, Apada, Pati, Pataya, Papa, Bhava, Vibhava, Bhumaya, Bhumi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.12.8). 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: “asthirāḥ sarva eveme sacarācaraceṣṭitāḥ
  • asthirāḥ -
  • asthira (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    asthirā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • sarva* -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eve -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ime -
  • iyam (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    idam (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sacarācara -
  • sacarācara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sacarācara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ceṣṭitāḥ -
  • ceṣṭita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    ceṣṭitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ceṣṭ], [vocative plural from √ceṣṭ]
    ceṣṭ -> ceṣṭitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ceṣṭ], [vocative plural from √ceṣṭ], [accusative plural from √ceṣṭ]
  • Line 2: “āpadāṃ patayaḥ pāpā bhāvā vibhavabhūmayaḥ
  • āpadām -
  • āpad (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    āpadā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • patayaḥ -
  • pati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pati (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pataya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pāpā* -
  • pāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    pāpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • bhāvā* -
  • bhāva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • vibhava -
  • vibhava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vibhava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūmayaḥ -
  • bhūmaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.12.8

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.12.8 in Gujarati sript:
અસ્થિરાઃ સર્વ એવેમે સચરાચરચેષ્ટિતાઃ ।
આપદાં પતયઃ પાપા ભાવા વિભવભૂમયઃ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 1.12.8 in Telugu sript:
అస్థిరాః సర్వ ఏవేమే సచరాచరచేష్టితాః ।
ఆపదాం పతయః పాపా భావా విభవభూమయః ॥ ౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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