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 3.25.8

जम्बूद्वीप इति ख्यातां विपुलां तत्र कर्णिकाम् ।
सरित्केसरिकानाला नगरग्रामकेसराम् ॥ ८ ॥

jambūdvīpa iti khyātāṃ vipulāṃ tatra karṇikām |
saritkesarikānālā nagaragrāmakesarām || 8 ||

It has the extensive continent of Jambudwipa situated in one petal, the petioles forming its divisions, and the tubular filaments its rivers.

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

Jambudvipa, Iti, Khyata, Khyat, Vipula, Tatra, Karnika, Sarit, Kesarika, Anala, Nagara, Gramaka, Sara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.25.8). 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: “jambūdvīpa iti khyātāṃ vipulāṃ tatra karṇikām
  • jambūdvīpa* -
  • jambūdvīpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • khyātām -
  • khyātā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    khyā -> khyātā (participle, feminine)
    [accusative single from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā -> khyāt (participle, masculine)
    [genitive plural from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā -> khyāt (participle, neuter)
    [genitive plural from √khyā class 2 verb]
    khyā (verb class 2)
    [imperative active third dual]
  • vipulām -
  • vipulā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
  • karṇikām -
  • karṇikā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “saritkesarikānālā nagaragrāmakesarām
  • sarit -
  • sarit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • kesarikā -
  • kesarikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • anālā* -
  • anāla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    anālā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • nagara -
  • nagara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nagara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • grāmake -
  • grāmaka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    grāmaka (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sarām -
  • sarā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.25.8

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 3.25.8 in Gujarati sript:
જમ્બૂદ્વીપ ઇતિ ખ્યાતાં વિપુલાં તત્ર કર્ણિકામ્ ।
સરિત્કેસરિકાનાલા નગરગ્રામકેસરામ્ ॥ 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 3.25.8 in Telugu sript:
జమ్బూద్వీప ఇతి ఖ్యాతాం విపులాం తత్ర కర్ణికామ్ ।
సరిత్కేసరికానాలా నగరగ్రామకేసరామ్ ॥ ౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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