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 1.27.16

पुरोगतैरप्यनवाप्तरूपैस्तरङ्गिणीतुङ्गतरङ्गकल्पैः ।
क्रियाफलैर्दैववशादुपेतैर्विडम्ब्यते भिन्नरुचिर्हि लोकः ॥ १६ ॥

purogatairapyanavāptarūpaistaraṅgiṇītuṅgataraṅgakalpaiḥ |
kriyāphalairdaivavaśādupetairviḍambyate bhinnarucirhi lokaḥ || 16 ||

Wealth whether forthcoming or unattainable, whether got by labour or given by fortune, is all as deceitful to the worldly minded, as the high waters of rivers.

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

Purogata, Api, Apya, Anavapta, Rupa, Tarangini, Tarangin, Tunga, Taranga, Kalpa, Kriyaphala, Daivavasha, Upeta, Vidambin, Vidambya, Bhinnaruci, 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 1.27.16). 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: “purogatairapyanavāptarūpaistaraṅgiṇītuṅgataraṅgakalpaiḥ
  • purogatair -
  • purogata (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    purogata (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • anavāpta -
  • anavāpta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anavāpta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rūpais -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    rūpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • taraṅgiṇī -
  • taraṅgiṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    taraṅgin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tuṅga -
  • tuṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tuṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • taraṅga -
  • taraṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    taraṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kalpaiḥ -
  • kalpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    kalpa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • Line 2: “kriyāphalairdaivavaśādupetairviḍambyate bhinnarucirhi lokaḥ
  • kriyāphalair -
  • kriyāphala (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • daivavaśād -
  • daivavaśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • upetair -
  • upeta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    upeta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • viḍambya -
  • viḍambin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    viḍambin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    viḍambya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ate -
  • bhinnarucir -
  • bhinnaruci (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bhinnaruci (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • lokaḥ -
  • loka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.27.16

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 1.27.16 in Gujarati sript:
પુરોગતૈરપ્યનવાપ્તરૂપૈસ્તરઙ્ગિણીતુઙ્ગતરઙ્ગકલ્પૈઃ ।
ક્રિયાફલૈર્દૈવવશાદુપેતૈર્વિડમ્બ્યતે ભિન્નરુચિર્હિ લોકઃ ॥ ૧૬ ॥

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 1.27.16 in Telugu sript:
పురోగతైరప్యనవాప్తరూపైస్తరఙ్గిణీతుఙ్గతరఙ్గకల్పైః ।
క్రియాఫలైర్దైవవశాదుపేతైర్విడమ్బ్యతే భిన్నరుచిర్హి లోకః ॥ ౧౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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