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 1.16.12

अनल्पकल्पनातल्पे विलीनाश्चित्तवृत्तयः ।
मुनीन्द्र न प्रबुध्यन्ते तेन तप्येऽहमाकुलः ॥ १२ ॥

analpakalpanātalpe vilīnāścittavṛttayaḥ |
munīndra na prabudhyante tena tapye'hamākulaḥ || 12 ||

O chief of sages! I grieve much to find the faculties of the mind lying dormant upon the bed of imaginary delights, from which it is hard to waken them.

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

Analpa, Kalpana, Alpa, Vilina, Cittavritti, Munindra, Prabudh, Anta, Anti, Tad, Tena, Tapya, Aha, Asmad, Akula,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.16.12). 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: “analpakalpanātalpe vilīnāścittavṛttayaḥ
  • analpa -
  • analpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    analpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kalpanāt -
  • kalpana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • alpe -
  • alpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    alpa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    alpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • vilīnāś -
  • vilīna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vilīnā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • cittavṛttayaḥ -
  • cittavṛtti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “munīndra na prabudhyante tena tapye'hamākulaḥ
  • munīndra -
  • munīndra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prabudhya -
  • prabudh (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    prabudh (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prabudh (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • ante -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    anta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    antā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    anti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ant (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • tapye' -
  • tapya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    tapya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    tapyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tap -> tapya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √tap class 1 verb], [locative single from √tap class 4 verb]
    tap -> tapya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [locative single from √tap class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √tap class 4 verb], [vocative dual from √tap class 4 verb], [accusative dual from √tap class 4 verb], [locative single from √tap class 4 verb]
    tap -> tapyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [vocative single from √tap class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √tap class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √tap class 4 verb], [vocative single from √tap class 4 verb], [vocative dual from √tap class 4 verb], [accusative dual from √tap class 4 verb]
    tap (verb class 1)
    [present passive first single]
    tap (verb class 4)
    [present middle first single], [present passive first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • ākulaḥ -
  • ākula (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.16.12

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.16.12 in Gujarati sript:
અનલ્પકલ્પનાતલ્પે વિલીનાશ્ચિત્તવૃત્તયઃ ।
મુનીન્દ્ર ન પ્રબુધ્યન્તે તેન તપ્યેઽહમાકુલઃ ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 1.16.12 in Telugu sript:
అనల్పకల్పనాతల్పే విలీనాశ్చిత్తవృత్తయః ।
మునీన్ద్ర న ప్రబుధ్యన్తే తేన తప్యేఽహమాకులః ॥ ౧౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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