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 2.14.52

भावाभावग्रहोत्सर्गदृशामिह हि राघव ।
न विचारादृते तत्त्वं ज्ञायते साधु किंचन ॥ ५२ ॥

bhāvābhāvagrahotsargadṛśāmiha hi rāghava |
na vicārādṛte tattvaṃ jñāyate sādhu kiṃcana || 52 ||

The wise that hold fast on the truth and forsake all untruth in this world, are yet unable to discern their true natures without the aid of reason.

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

Bhavabhava, Graha, Utsarga, Drisha, Drish, Iha, Raghava, Vicara, Rite, Rita, Riti, Tattva, Sadhu, Kincana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.14.52). 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: “bhāvābhāvagrahotsargadṛśāmiha hi rāghava
  • bhāvābhāva -
  • bhāvābhāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhāvābhāva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • graho -
  • graha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    graha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    grahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • utsarga -
  • utsarga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dṛśām -
  • dṛśā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    dṛś (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
    dṛś (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • rāghava -
  • rāghava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “na vicārādṛte tattvaṃ jñāyate sādhu kiṃcana
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vicārād -
  • vicāra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ṛte -
  • ṛte (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ṛte (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ṛta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ṛta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    ṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ṛti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ṛti (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • tattvam -
  • tattva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • jñāyate -
  • jñā (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    jñā (verb class 9)
    [present passive third single]
  • sādhu -
  • sādhu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sādhu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    sādhu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sādhu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kiñcana -
  • kiñcana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kiñcana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 2.14.52

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 2.14.52 in Gujarati sript:
ભાવાભાવગ્રહોત્સર્ગદૃશામિહ હિ રાઘવ ।
ન વિચારાદૃતે તત્ત્વં જ્ઞાયતે સાધુ કિંચન ॥ ૫૨ ॥

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 2.14.52 in Telugu sript:
భావాభావగ్రహోత్సర్గదృశామిహ హి రాఘవ ।
న విచారాదృతే తత్త్వం జ్ఞాయతే సాధు కించన ॥ ౫౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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