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 2.10.13

सुमेरुकर्णिकात्तस्य दिग्दलाद्धृदयाम्बुजात् ।
तारकाकेसरवतः परमेष्ठी व्यजायत ॥ १३ ॥

sumerukarṇikāttasya digdalāddhṛdayāmbujāt |
tārakākesaravataḥ parameṣṭhī vyajāyata || 13 ||

Then was Brahma produced from the lotus of his heart, having the mount Meru for its pericarp, and the points of the compass for its petals, and the stars for its pistils.

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

Sumeru, Karnika, Tad, Dish, Dala, Hridayambuja, Taraka, Kesaravat, Parameshthi, Parameshthin, Vyaja,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.10.13). 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: “sumerukarṇikāttasya digdalāddhṛdayāmbujāt
  • sumeru -
  • sumeru (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sumeru (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sumeru (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • karṇikāt -
  • karṇika (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    karṇika (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tas]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    tas (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • dig -
  • diś (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • dalāddh -
  • dala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    dala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • hṛdayāmbujāt -
  • hṛdayāmbuja (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “tārakākesaravataḥ parameṣṭhī vyajāyata
  • tārakā -
  • tārakā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • kesaravataḥ -
  • kesaravat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    kesaravat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • parameṣṭhī -
  • parameṣṭhī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    parameṣṭhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    parameṣṭhi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    parameṣṭhin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vyajāya -
  • vyaja (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • ta -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.10.13

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 2.10.13 in Gujarati sript:
સુમેરુકર્ણિકાત્તસ્ય દિગ્દલાદ્ધૃદયામ્બુજાત્ ।
તારકાકેસરવતઃ પરમેષ્ઠી વ્યજાયત ॥ ૧૩ ॥

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 2.10.13 in Telugu sript:
సుమేరుకర్ణికాత్తస్య దిగ్దలాద్ధృదయామ్బుజాత్ ।
తారకాకేసరవతః పరమేష్ఠీ వ్యజాయత ॥ ౧౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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