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 1.22.4

शिथिलादीर्णसर्वाङ्गं जराजीर्णकलेवरम् ।
समं पश्यन्ति कामिन्यः पुरुषं करभं यथा ॥ ४ ॥

śithilādīrṇasarvāṅgaṃ jarājīrṇakalevaram |
samaṃ paśyanti kāminyaḥ puruṣaṃ karabhaṃ yathā || 4 ||

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.22.4). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shithila, Irna, Sarvanga, Jara, Jirnaka, Varam, Vara, Samam, Sama, Pashyanti, Pashyat, Kamini, Purusha, Karabha, Yatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.22.4). 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: “śithilādīrṇasarvāṅgaṃ jarājīrṇakalevaram
  • śithilād -
  • śithila (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śithila (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • īrṇa -
  • īrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    īrṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    īr -> īrṇa (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √īr class 2 verb]
    īr -> īrṇa (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √īr class 2 verb]
  • sarvāṅgam -
  • sarvāṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarvāṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • jarā -
  • jarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • jīrṇaka -
  • jīrṇaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jīrṇaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • le -
  • la (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    li (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • varam -
  • varam (indeclinable)
    vara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “samaṃ paśyanti kāminyaḥ puruṣaṃ karabhaṃ yathā
  • samam -
  • samam (indeclinable)
    sama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    samā (noun, feminine)
  • paśyanti -
  • paśyantī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    paśyat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • kāminyaḥ -
  • kāminī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • puruṣam -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    puruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    puruṣā (noun, feminine)
  • karabham -
  • karabha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    karabha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    karabhā (noun, feminine)
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.22.4

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.22.4 in Gujarati sript:
શિથિલાદીર્ણસર્વાઙ્ગં જરાજીર્ણકલેવરમ્ ।
સમં પશ્યન્તિ કામિન્યઃ પુરુષં કરભં યથા ॥ ૪ ॥

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 1.22.4 in Telugu sript:
శిథిలాదీర్ణసర్వాఙ్గం జరాజీర్ణకలేవరమ్ ।
సమం పశ్యన్తి కామిన్యః పురుషం కరభం యథా ॥ ౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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