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 3.16.8

कुमुद्वतीषु फुल्लासु स्मेरासु नलिनीषु च ।
वनस्थलीषु कृष्णासु फुल्लासु फलिनीषु च ॥ ८ ॥

kumudvatīṣu phullāsu smerāsu nalinīṣu ca |
vanasthalīṣu kṛṣṇāsu phullāsu phalinīṣu ca || 8 ||

Lakes of full-blown lotuses and lilies, smiling Kumudas of various hues, and wood-lands darkened by green foliage, or overhung with flowers and fruitage, were their frequent haunts.

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

Kumudvati, Phulla, Smera, Nalini, Vanasthali, Krishna, Phalini,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.16.8). 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: “kumudvatīṣu phullāsu smerāsu nalinīṣu ca
  • kumudvatīṣu -
  • kumudvatī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • phullāsu -
  • phullā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • smerāsu -
  • smerā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • nalinīṣu -
  • nalinī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “vanasthalīṣu kṛṣṇāsu phullāsu phalinīṣu ca
  • vanasthalīṣu -
  • vanasthalī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • kṛṣṇāsu -
  • kṛṣṇā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • phullāsu -
  • phullā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • phalinīṣu -
  • phalinī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.16.8

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.16.8 in Gujarati sript:
કુમુદ્વતીષુ ફુલ્લાસુ સ્મેરાસુ નલિનીષુ ચ ।
વનસ્થલીષુ કૃષ્ણાસુ ફુલ્લાસુ ફલિનીષુ ચ ॥ ૮ ॥

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 3.16.8 in Telugu sript:
కుముద్వతీషు ఫుల్లాసు స్మేరాసు నలినీషు చ ।
వనస్థలీషు కృష్ణాసు ఫుల్లాసు ఫలినీషు చ ॥ ౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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