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 1.28.5

यत्राद्य नगरं दृष्टं विचित्राचारचञ्चलम् ।
तत्रैवोदेति दिवसैः संशून्यारण्यधर्मता ॥ ५ ॥

yatrādya nagaraṃ dṛṣṭaṃ vicitrācāracañcalam |
tatraivodeti divasaiḥ saṃśūnyāraṇyadharmatā || 5 ||

What is seen to be a city to-day, and busy with the bustle of various occupations, passes in course of a few days into the condition of an uninhabited wilderness.

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

Yatra, Nagara, Drishta, Vicitra, Acara, Cancala, Uda, Divasa, Shunya, Aranyadharma, Tan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.28.5). 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.

  • Line1: “yatrādya nagaraṃ dṛṣṭaṃ vicitrācāracañcalam”
  • yatrād -
  • yatra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    yatrāt (adverb)
    yatrāt (ablative single)
    yatra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    yatrāt (adverb)
    yatrāt (ablative single)
  • ya -
  • nagaram -
  • nagara (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    nagaram (adverb)
    nagaram (nominative single)
    nagaram (accusative single)
  • dṛṣṭam -
  • dṛṣṭa (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb)
    dṛṣṭam (accusative single)
    dṛṣṭa (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb)
    dṛṣṭam (nominative single)
    dṛṣṭam (accusative single)
    dṛṣṭā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb)
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb), from √dṛś
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭa (participle, neuter); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb), from √dṛś
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭā (participle, feminine); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (adverb), from √dṛś
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭa (participle, masculine); (1 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (accusative single), from √dṛś (class 1 verb)
    dṛś -> dṛṣṭa (participle, neuter); (2 der.)
    dṛṣṭam (nominative single), from √dṛś (class 1 verb)
    dṛṣṭam (accusative single), from √dṛś (class 1 verb)
  • vicitrā -
  • vicitra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vicitra (vocative single)
    vicitra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    vicitra (vocative single)
    vicitrā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    vicitrā (nominative single)
    vicitrā (nominative single)
  • acāra -
  • acāra (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    acāra (vocative single)
    acāra (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    acāra (vocative single)
  • cañcalam -
  • cañcala (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    cañcalam (adverb)
    cañcalam (accusative single)
    cañcala (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    cañcalam (adverb)
    cañcalam (nominative single)
    cañcalam (accusative single)
    cañcalā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    cañcalam (adverb)
  • Line2: “tatraivodeti divasaiḥ saṃśūnyāraṇyadharmatā”
  • tatraivo -
  • tatraiva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
  • ude -
  • uda (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    (compound)
    ude (nominative dual)
    uda (vocative single)
    ude (vocative dual)
    ude (accusative dual)
    ude (locative single)
    udan (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    uda (compound)
    ud (verb class 6); (2 der.)
    ude (present middle first single)
    uda (imperative active second single)
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
  • divasaiḥ -
  • divasa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    divasaiḥ (instrumental plural)
  • saṃ -
  • sa (noun, neuter); (6 der.)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (adverb)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (nominative single)
    sam (accusative single)
    sam (accusative single)
  • śūnyā -
  • śūnya (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śūnya (vocative single)
    śūnya (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    śūnya (vocative single)
    śūnyā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    śūnyā (nominative single)
    śūnyā (nominative single)
  • araṇyadharma -
  • araṇyadharma (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    araṇyadharma (vocative single)
  • -
  • (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)
    tan (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    (nominative single)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.28.5

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.28.5 in Gujarati sript:
યત્રાદ્ય નગરં દૃષ્ટં વિચિત્રાચારચઞ્ચલમ્ ।
તત્રૈવોદેતિ દિવસૈઃ સંશૂન્યારણ્યધર્મતા ॥ 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 1.28.5 in Telugu sript:
యత్రాద్య నగరం దృష్టం విచిత్రాచారచఞ్చలమ్ ।
తత్రైవోదేతి దివసైః సంశూన్యారణ్యధర్మతా ॥ ౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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