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 2.5.27

दैन्यदारिद्र्यदुःखार्ता अप्यन्ये पुरुषोत्तमाः ।
पौरुषेणैव यत्नेन याता देवेन्द्रतुल्यताम् ॥ २७ ॥

dainyadāridryaduḥkhārtā apyanye puruṣottamāḥ |
pauruṣeṇaiva yatnena yātā devendratulyatām || 27 ||

Some among the best of men, who had been reduced to misery by their poverty and helplessness, have again risen to the eminence of Indra by exertion of their manhood.

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

Dainya, Daridrya, Duhkharta, Apya, Api, Anya, Purushottama, Paurusha, Yatna, Yata, Devendra, Tulyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.5.27). 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: “dainyadāridryaduḥkhārtā apyanye puruṣottamāḥ
  • dainya -
  • dainya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dāridrya -
  • dāridrya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • duḥkhārtā* -
  • duḥkhārta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    duḥkhārtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • apya -
  • apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • anye -
  • anya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    anyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • puruṣottamāḥ -
  • puruṣottama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “pauruṣeṇaiva yatnena yātā devendratulyatām
  • pauruṣeṇai -
  • pauruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pauruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • yatnena -
  • yatna (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • yātā* -
  • yāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    yātā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    -> yāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 2 verb]
    -> yātā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ class 2 verb], [vocative plural from √ class 2 verb], [accusative plural from √ class 2 verb]
  • devendra -
  • devendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tulyatām -
  • tulyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.5.27

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 2.5.27 in Gujarati sript:
દૈન્યદારિદ્ર્યદુઃખાર્તા અપ્યન્યે પુરુષોત્તમાઃ ।
પૌરુષેણૈવ યત્નેન યાતા દેવેન્દ્રતુલ્યતામ્ ॥ ૨૭ ॥

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 2.5.27 in Telugu sript:
దైన్యదారిద్ర్యదుఃఖార్తా అప్యన్యే పురుషోత్తమాః ।
పౌరుషేణైవ యత్నేన యాతా దేవేన్ద్రతుల్యతామ్ ॥ ౨౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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