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 3.15.29

अवदाततनुः पुण्या स्पर्शनाह्लादकारिणी गङ्गेव गां गता देहवती हंसविलासिनी ॥ २९ ॥

avadātatanuḥ puṇyā sparśanāhlādakāriṇī gaṅgeva gāṃ gatā dehavatī haṃsavilāsinī || 29 ||

Her pure form was sacred to touch, and conferred a hilarity to the heart, as the holy stream of the Ganges, exhilarates the flock of swans floating upon it.

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

Avadata, Tanu, Tanus, Punya, Sparshana, Ahladakarini, Ahladakarin, Ganga, Iva, Gata, Dehavat, Hamsa, Vilasin, Vilasini, Vilasi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.15.29). 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: “avadātatanuḥ puṇyā sparśanāhlādakāriṇī gaṅgeva gāṃ gatā dehavatī haṃsavilāsinī
  • avadāta -
  • avadāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    avadāta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tanuḥ -
  • tanus (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    tanus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    tanu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • puṇyā -
  • puṇyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    puṇ -> puṇyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √puṇ class 10 verb]
  • sparśanā -
  • sparśanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    sparśana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sparśana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • āhlādakāriṇī -
  • āhlādakāriṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    āhlādakārin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • gaṅge -
  • gaṅga (noun, masculine)
    [locative single], [compound], [vocative single]
    gaṅgā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [nominative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • gām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    go (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [injunctive active first single]
    (verb class 3)
    [injunctive active first single]
  • gatā* -
  • gata (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    gatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • dehavatī -
  • dehavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • haṃsa -
  • haṃsa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vilāsinī -
  • vilāsinī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    vilāsin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vilāsī (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.15.29

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 3.15.29 in Gujarati sript:
અવદાતતનુઃ પુણ્યા સ્પર્શનાહ્લાદકારિણી ગઙ્ગેવ ગાં ગતા દેહવતી હંસવિલાસિની ॥ ૨૯ ॥

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 3.15.29 in Telugu sript:
అవదాతతనుః పుణ్యా స్పర్శనాహ్లాదకారిణీ గఙ్గేవ గాం గతా దేహవతీ హంసవిలాసినీ ॥ ౨౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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