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 1.19.15

स्त्रीलोचनैस्तडित्पुञ्जैर्ज्वलाजालैस्तरङ्गकैः ।
चापलं शिक्षितं ब्रह्मञ्छैशवाक्रान्तचेतसः ॥ १५ ॥

strīlocanaistaḍitpuñjairjvalājālaistaraṅgakaiḥ |
cāpalaṃ śikṣitaṃ brahmañchaiśavākrāntacetasaḥ || 15 ||

The glances of women, the flashes of lightning, the flame of fire, and the ever-rolling waves, have all imitated the fickleness of boyhood.

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

Stri, Locana, Tadit, Punja, Jvala, Aja, Ala, Tarangaka, Capala, Shikshita, Cha, Aisha, Vakra, Cetas, Cetasa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.19.15). 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: “strīlocanaistaḍitpuñjairjvalājālaistaraṅgakaiḥ
  • strī -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • locanais -
  • locana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    locana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • taḍit -
  • taḍit (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    taḍit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • puñjair -
  • puñja (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • jvalā -
  • jvala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jval (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ajā -
  • aja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    aj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • alais -
  • ala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • taraṅgakaiḥ -
  • taraṅgaka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “cāpalaṃ śikṣitaṃ brahmañchaiśavākrāntacetasaḥ
  • cāpalam -
  • cāpala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śikṣitam -
  • śikṣita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śikṣita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    śikṣitā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śak -> śikṣita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √śak]
    śak -> śikṣita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √śak]
    śak -> śikṣitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śak]
    śikṣ -> śikṣita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √śikṣ]
    śikṣ -> śikṣita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √śikṣ]
    śikṣ -> śikṣitā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √śikṣ]
    śikṣ -> śikṣita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śikṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śikṣ]
    śikṣ -> śikṣita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śikṣ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √śikṣ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √śikṣ], [accusative single from √śikṣ]
    śak -> śikṣita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √śak]
    śak -> śikṣita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √śak], [accusative single from √śak]
  • brahmañ -
  • brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • chai -
  • cha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    chā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiśa -
  • aiśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aiśa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vākrān -
  • vākra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • cetasaḥ -
  • cetas (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    cetasa (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 1.19.15

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.19.15 in Gujarati sript:
સ્ત્રીલોચનૈસ્તડિત્પુઞ્જૈર્જ્વલાજાલૈસ્તરઙ્ગકૈઃ ।
ચાપલં શિક્ષિતં બ્રહ્મઞ્છૈશવાક્રાન્તચેતસઃ ॥ ૧૫ ॥

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 1.19.15 in Telugu sript:
స్త్రీలోచనైస్తడిత్పుఞ్జైర్జ్వలాజాలైస్తరఙ్గకైః ।
చాపలం శిక్షితం బ్రహ్మఞ్ఛైశవాక్రాన్తచేతసః ॥ ౧౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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