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 1.29.3

वृद्धिमायाति दौर्जन्यं सौजन्यं याति तानवम् ।
करञ्जकर्कशे राजन्प्रत्यहं जनचेतसि ॥ ३ ॥

vṛddhimāyāti daurjanyaṃ saujanyaṃ yāti tānavam |
karañjakarkaśe rājanpratyahaṃ janacetasi || 3 ||

I see wickedness on the increase, and righteousness on the decline in the mind of man, which like the sour Karanja (crab) fruit, becomes sourer every day.

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

Vriddhi, Ayat, Daurjanya, Saujanya, Yat, Yati, Tanava, Karanjaka, Ric, Rajan, Rajat, Pratyaha, Jana, Cetas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.29.3). 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: “vṛddhimāyāti daurjanyaṃ saujanyaṃ yāti tānavam
  • vṛddhim -
  • vṛddhi (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    vṛddhi (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • āyāti -
  • āyāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āyāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āyāt (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    āyāt (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    āyāt (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • daurjanyam -
  • daurjanya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • saujanyam -
  • saujanya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • yāti -
  • yāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    yāti (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yāt (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yāt (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • tānavam -
  • tānava (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “karañjakarkaśe rājanpratyahaṃ janacetasi
  • karañjakar -
  • karañjaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṛk -
  • ṛc (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • aśe -
  • rājan -
  • rājan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    rāj -> rājat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [vocative single from √rāj class 1 verb]
  • pratyaham -
  • pratyaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pratyaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    pratyahā (noun, feminine)
  • jana -
  • jana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jan (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • cetasi -
  • cetas (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    cit (verb class 1)
    [present active second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.29.3

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.29.3 in Gujarati sript:
વૃદ્ધિમાયાતિ દૌર્જન્યં સૌજન્યં યાતિ તાનવમ્ ।
કરઞ્જકર્કશે રાજન્પ્રત્યહં જનચેતસિ ॥ ૩ ॥

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 1.29.3 in Telugu sript:
వృద్ధిమాయాతి దౌర్జన్యం సౌజన్యం యాతి తానవమ్ ।
కరఞ్జకర్కశే రాజన్ప్రత్యహం జనచేతసి ॥ ౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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