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 1.27.5

तृष्णानदी सारतरप्रवाहग्रस्ताखिलानन्तपदार्थजाता ।
तटस्थसंतोषसुवृक्षमूलनिकाषदक्षा वहतीह लोके ॥ ५ ॥

tṛṣṇānadī sāratarapravāhagrastākhilānantapadārthajātā |
taṭasthasaṃtoṣasuvṛkṣamūlanikāṣadakṣā vahatīha loke || 5 ||

All living creatures are borne away by the stream of avarice, which upsets the tree of contentment growing on the bank and flows on for ever in this world.

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

Trishna, Nadi, Nadin, Saratara, Pravaha, Grastri, Grasta, Akhila, Anta, Padartha, Jatri, Jata, Tatastha, Santosha, Suvriksha, Mula, Nikasha, Daksha, Dakshas, Vahat, Vahati, Iha, Loka,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.27.5). 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: “tṛṣṇānadī sāratarapravāhagrastākhilānantapadārthajātā
  • tṛṣṇā -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • nadī -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    nadi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    nadin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sāratara -
  • sāratara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sāratara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pravāha -
  • pravāha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pravāha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • grastā -
  • grasta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    grasta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    grastṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    grastā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    gras -> grasta (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √gras class 1 verb]
    gras -> grasta (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √gras class 1 verb]
    gras -> grastā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √gras class 1 verb]
  • akhilān -
  • akhila (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • anta -
  • anta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ant (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • padārtha -
  • padārtha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jātā -
  • jātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    jātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    jan -> jātā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √jan class 1 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 2 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 3 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 4 verb]
    jai (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 1)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 2)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 3)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
    jan (verb class 4)
    [periphrastic-future active third single]
  • Line 2: “taṭasthasaṃtoṣasuvṛkṣamūlanikāṣadakṣā vahatīha loke
  • taṭastha -
  • taṭastha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    taṭastha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • santoṣa -
  • santoṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    santoṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • suvṛkṣa -
  • suvṛkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • mūla -
  • mūla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mūla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mūl (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • nikāṣa -
  • nikāṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dakṣā* -
  • dakṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dakṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    dakṣas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vahatī -
  • vahati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vahatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vahat (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    vah -> vahat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √vah class 1 verb]
    vah -> vahat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √vah class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √vah class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √vah class 1 verb], [locative single from √vah class 1 verb]
    vah (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
  • loke -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    lok (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.27.5

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 1.27.5 in Gujarati sript:
તૃષ્ણાનદી સારતરપ્રવાહગ્રસ્તાખિલાનન્તપદાર્થજાતા ।
તટસ્થસંતોષસુવૃક્ષમૂલનિકાષદક્ષા વહતીહ લોકે ॥ ૫ ॥

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 1.27.5 in Telugu sript:
తృష్ణానదీ సారతరప్రవాహగ్రస్తాఖిలానన్తపదార్థజాతా ।
తటస్థసంతోషసువృక్షమూలనికాషదక్షా వహతీహ లోకే ॥ ౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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