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 1.29.21

नीहारं हृदयाटव्यां मनस्तिमिरमाशु मे ।
केन विज्ञानदीपेन भिन्धि तत्त्वविदांवर ॥ २१ ॥

nīhāraṃ hṛdayāṭavyāṃ manastimiramāśu me |
kena vijñānadīpena bhindhi tattvavidāṃvara || 21 ||

Do you now, O most learned sage, scatter the mist which has overspread the forest of my heart, and the darkness which has overcast my mind, by the light of true knowledge.

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

Nihara, Hridaya, Atavi, Mana, Manas, Timira, Ashu, Asmad, Kena, Kah, Kim, Vijnana, Dipa, Tattvavid, Tattvavida, Vara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 1.29.21). 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: “nīhāraṃ hṛdayāṭavyāṃ manastimiramāśu me
  • nīhāram -
  • nīhāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • hṛdayā -
  • hṛdaya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛdaya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    hṛdayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṭavyām -
  • aṭavi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    aṭavī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • manas -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • timiram -
  • timira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    timira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    timirā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āśu -
  • āśu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    āśu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    āśu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āśu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    āśu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “kena vijñānadīpena bhindhi tattvavidāṃvara
  • kena -
  • kena (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vijñāna -
  • vijñāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dīpena -
  • dīpa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse bhindhi*ta
  • tattvavidāṃ -
  • tattvavid (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    tattvavid (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    tattvavidā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • vara -
  • vara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vṛ (verb class 1)
    [imperative 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 1.29.21

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 1.29.21 in Gujarati sript:
નીહારં હૃદયાટવ્યાં મનસ્તિમિરમાશુ મે ।
કેન વિજ્ઞાનદીપેન ભિન્ધિ તત્ત્વવિદાંવર ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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 1.29.21 in Telugu sript:
నీహారం హృదయాటవ్యాం మనస్తిమిరమాశు మే ।
కేన విజ్ఞానదీపేన భిన్ధి తత్త్వవిదాంవర ॥ ౨౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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