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 1.18.24

मलाढ्यविषयव्यूहभाण्डोपस्करसंकटम् ।
अज्ञानक्षारवलितं नेष्टं देहगृहं मम ॥ २४ ॥

malāḍhyaviṣayavyūhabhāṇḍopaskarasaṃkaṭam |
ajñānakṣāravalitaṃ neṣṭaṃ dehagṛhaṃ mama || 24 ||

I cannot like this body, which like a pot of filth, is full of the foulness of worldly affairs, and mouldering under the rust of our ignorance.

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

Mala, Adhya, Vishaya, Vyuha, Bhanda, Upaskara, Sankata, Ajnana, Kshara, Valita, 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 1.18.24). 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: “malāḍhyaviṣayavyūhabhāṇḍopaskarasaṃkaṭam
  • malā -
  • mala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    malā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • āḍhya -
  • āḍhya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āḍhya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • viṣaya -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyūha -
  • vyūha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhāṇḍo -
  • bhāṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • upaskara -
  • upaskara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṅkaṭam -
  • saṅkaṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṅkaṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṅkaṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • Line 2: “ajñānakṣāravalitaṃ neṣṭaṃ dehagṛhaṃ mama
  • ajñāna -
  • ajñāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ajñāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kṣāra -
  • kṣāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṣāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • valitam -
  • valita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    valita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    valitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    val -> valita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √val]
    val -> valita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √val]
    val -> valitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √val]
    val -> valita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √val class 1 verb], [accusative single from √val]
    val -> valita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √val class 1 verb], [accusative single from √val class 1 verb], [nominative single from √val], [accusative single from √val]
  • 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)
    [adverb]
    gṛhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    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 1.18.24

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.18.24 in Gujarati sript:
મલાઢ્યવિષયવ્યૂહભાણ્ડોપસ્કરસંકટમ્ ।
અજ્ઞાનક્ષારવલિતં નેષ્ટં દેહગૃહં મમ ॥ ૨૪ ॥

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 1.18.24 in Telugu sript:
మలాఢ్యవిషయవ్యూహభాణ్డోపస్కరసంకటమ్ ।
అజ్ఞానక్షారవలితం నేష్టం దేహగృహం మమ ॥ ౨౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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