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 1.18.22

चित्तभृत्यकृतानन्तचेष्टावष्टब्धसंस्थिति ।
मिथ्यामोहमहास्थूणं नेष्टं देहगृहं मम ॥ २२ ॥

cittabhṛtyakṛtānantaceṣṭāvaṣṭabdhasaṃsthiti |
mithyāmohamahāsthūṇaṃ neṣṭaṃ dehagṛhaṃ mama || 22 ||

The mind is the architect and master of this bodily dwelling, and our activities are its supports and servants; it is filled with errors and delusions which I do not like.

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

Citta, Bhrit, Bhriti, Bhritya, Akrita, Anta, Ceshta, Avashtabdha, Mithya, Mohama, Han, Sthuna, Neshta, Deha, Grih, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.18.22). 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: “cittabhṛtyakṛtānantaceṣṭāvaṣṭabdhasaṃsthiti
  • citta -
  • citta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    citta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cit (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • bhṛtya -
  • bhṛti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhṛtya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhṛtya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhṛ -> bhṛtya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhṛtya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhṛ]
    bhṛ -> bhṛtya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhṛ]
    bhṛtī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    bhṛtī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhṛtī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhṛt (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhṛt (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • akṛtān -
  • akṛta (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • anta -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ant (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ceṣṭā -
  • ceṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ceṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ceṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ceṣṭ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • avaṣṭabdha -
  • avaṣṭabdha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avaṣṭabdha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃsthiti -
  • saṃsthiti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • Line 2: “mithyāmohamahāsthūṇaṃ neṣṭaṃ dehagṛhaṃ mama
  • mithyā -
  • mithyā (indeclinable)
  • mohama -
  • mohama (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    han (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sthūṇam -
  • sthūṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthūṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sthūṇā (noun, feminine)
  • neṣṭam -
  • neṣ -> neṣṭa (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √neṣ class 1 verb]
    neṣ -> neṣṭa (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √neṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √neṣ class 1 verb]
  • deha -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dah (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • gṛham -
  • gṛha (noun, masculine)
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    gṛh (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • mama -
  • asmad (pronoun, none)
    [genitive single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 3)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.18.22

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.18.22 in Gujarati sript:
ચિત્તભૃત્યકૃતાનન્તચેષ્ટાવષ્ટબ્ધસંસ્થિતિ ।
મિથ્યામોહમહાસ્થૂણં નેષ્ટં દેહગૃહં મમ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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 1.18.22 in Telugu sript:
చిత్తభృత్యకృతానన్తచేష్టావష్టబ్ధసంస్థితి ।
మిథ్యామోహమహాస్థూణం నేష్టం దేహగృహం మమ ॥ ౨౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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