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 1.22.34

संसारसंसृतेरस्या गन्धकुट्यां शिरोगता ।
देहयष्ट्यां जरानाम्नी चामरश्रीर्विराजते ॥ ३४ ॥

saṃsārasaṃsṛterasyā gandhakuṭyāṃ śirogatā |
dehayaṣṭyāṃ jarānāmnī cāmaraśrīrvirājate || 34 ||

The tuft of grey hairs on the head of the aged body, represents a white flapper (chowry) fastened to the top of a handle of white sandal wood, to welcome the despot of death.

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

Samsara, Samsriti, Rasya, Gandhakuti, Shirogata, Deha, Yashti, Jara, Camara, Shri, Viraja, Tad, Yushmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.22.34). 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: “saṃsārasaṃsṛterasyā gandhakuṭyāṃ śirogatā
  • saṃsāra -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃsṛter -
  • saṃsṛti (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • rasyā* -
  • rasya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    rasyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ras -> rasya (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ras class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √ras class 10 verb]
    ras -> rasyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ras class 10 verb], [vocative plural from √ras class 10 verb], [accusative plural from √ras class 10 verb]
  • gandhakuṭyām -
  • gandhakuṭī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • śirogatā -
  • śirogatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dehayaṣṭyāṃ jarānāmnī cāmaraśrīrvirājate
  • deha -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dah (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • yaṣṭyām -
  • yaṣṭi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    yaṣṭī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • jarān -
  • jara (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ām -
  • ā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • -
  • (noun, masculine)
    (noun, feminine)
    ni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ni (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • cāmara -
  • cāmara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cāmara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śrīr -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative plural]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • virāja -
  • virāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    virāja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.22.34

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 1.22.34 in Gujarati sript:
સંસારસંસૃતેરસ્યા ગન્ધકુટ્યાં શિરોગતા ।
દેહયષ્ટ્યાં જરાનામ્ની ચામરશ્રીર્વિરાજતે ॥ ૩૪ ॥

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 1.22.34 in Telugu sript:
సంసారసంసృతేరస్యా గన్ధకుట్యాం శిరోగతా ।
దేహయష్ట్యాం జరానామ్నీ చామరశ్రీర్విరాజతే ॥ ౩౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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