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 3.22.27

अत्यन्ताभावसंपत्तौ ज्ञातृज्ञेयस्य वस्तुनः ।
युक्त्या शास्त्रैर्यतन्ते ये ते ब्रह्माभ्यासिनः स्थिताः ॥ २७ ॥

atyantābhāvasaṃpattau jñātṛjñeyasya vastunaḥ |
yuktyā śāstrairyatante ye te brahmābhyāsinaḥ sthitāḥ || 27 ||

Again they are called the best practised in divine knowledge, who are employed in preaching the absolute negation of the knower and knowables in this world, by the light of reasoning and Sastras.

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

Atyantabhava, Sampatti, Jnatri, Jneya, Vastu, Yuktya, Yukti, Shastra, Yah, Yat, Tad, Yushmad, Brahma, Brahman, Abhyasin, Sthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.22.27). 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: “atyantābhāvasaṃpattau jñātṛjñeyasya vastunaḥ
  • atyantābhāva -
  • atyantābhāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sampattau -
  • sampatti (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • jñātṛ -
  • jñātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    jñātṛ (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • jñeyasya -
  • jñeya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    jñeya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    jñā -> jñeya (participle, masculine)
    [genitive single from √jñā class 3 verb], [genitive single from √jñā class 9 verb]
    jñā -> jñeya (participle, neuter)
    [genitive single from √jñā class 3 verb], [genitive single from √jñā class 9 verb]
  • vastunaḥ -
  • vastu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “yuktyā śāstrairyatante ye te brahmābhyāsinaḥ sthitāḥ
  • yuktyā -
  • yuktyā (indeclinable)
    yukti (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    yuktyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śāstrair -
  • śāstra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • yatante -
  • yat (verb class 1)
    [present middle third plural]
  • ye -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • brahmā -
  • brahmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    brahma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    brahman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • abhyāsinaḥ -
  • abhyāsin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    abhyāsin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • sthitāḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √sthā class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.22.27

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 3.22.27 in Gujarati sript:
અત્યન્તાભાવસંપત્તૌ જ્ઞાતૃજ્ઞેયસ્ય વસ્તુનઃ ।
યુક્ત્યા શાસ્ત્રૈર્યતન્તે યે તે બ્રહ્માભ્યાસિનઃ સ્થિતાઃ ॥ 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 3.22.27 in Telugu sript:
అత్యన్తాభావసంపత్తౌ జ్ఞాతృజ్ఞేయస్య వస్తునః ।
యుక్త్యా శాస్త్రైర్యతన్తే యే తే బ్రహ్మాభ్యాసినః స్థితాః ॥ ౨౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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