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 1.23.37

प्रेक्ष्याहर्विनिमेषेण सूर्याक्ष्णा पाकवन्त्यलम् ।
लोकपालफलान्यत्ति जगज्जीर्णवनादयम् ॥ ३७ ॥

prekṣyāharvinimeṣeṇa sūryākṣṇā pākavantyalam |
lokapālaphalānyatti jagajjīrṇavanādayam || 37 ||

As one ripens the raw fruits in sun and fire in order to devour them, so does time ripen men by their sun and fire worship, to bring them under his jaws at last.

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

Prekshin, Prekshya, Vinimesha, Suri, Surya, Akshan, Paka, Vanti, Alam, Ala, Lokapala, Phala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.23.37). 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: “prekṣyāharvinimeṣeṇa sūryākṣṇā pākavantyalam
  • prekṣyā -
  • prekṣin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    prekṣin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    prekṣya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prekṣya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prekṣyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āhar -
  • vinimeṣeṇa -
  • vinimeṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • sūryā -
  • sūrya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūrya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sūr -> sūrya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √sūr]
    sūr -> sūrya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √sūr]
    sūrī (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    sūryā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sūr -> sūrya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √sūr class 4 verb], [vocative single from √sūr class 10 verb]
    sūr -> sūrya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √sūr class 4 verb], [vocative single from √sūr class 10 verb]
    sūr -> sūryā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √sūr class 4 verb], [nominative single from √sūr class 10 verb]
    sūr (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • akṣṇā -
  • akṣan (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • pāka -
  • pāka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vantya -
  • vanti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • alam -
  • alam (indeclinable)
    ala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “lokapālaphalānyatti jagajjīrṇavanādayam
  • lokapāla -
  • lokapāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalānya -
  • phala (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    phal (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
  • atti -
  • atti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    atti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ad (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • Cannot analyse jagajjīrṇavanādayam

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.23.37

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.23.37 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રેક્ષ્યાહર્વિનિમેષેણ સૂર્યાક્ષ્ણા પાકવન્ત્યલમ્ ।
લોકપાલફલાન્યત્તિ જગજ્જીર્ણવનાદયમ્ ॥ ૩૭ ॥

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 1.23.37 in Telugu sript:
ప్రేక్ష్యాహర్వినిమేషేణ సూర్యాక్ష్ణా పాకవన్త్యలమ్ ।
లోకపాలఫలాన్యత్తి జగజ్జీర్ణవనాదయమ్ ॥ ౩౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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