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 3.48.42

अन्धकूपे निपतिता इवासन्सकलाः प्रजाः ।
कल्पान्त इव संशेमुर्व्यवहारा दिशं प्रतिं ॥ ४२ ॥

andhakūpe nipatitā ivāsansakalāḥ prajāḥ |
kalpānta iva saṃśemurvyavahārā diśaṃ pratiṃ || 42 ||

All beings seemed to be immersed in the sea or darkness, and to lose their energies as in the deep gloom of midnight.

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

Andhakupa, Nipatita, Iva, Asat, Sakala, Praja, Prajas, Kalpanta, Samsha, Murvya, Vaha, Ara, Disham, Dish, Disha, Prati,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.48.42). 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: “andhakūpe nipatitā ivāsansakalāḥ prajāḥ
  • andhakūpe -
  • andhakūpa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • nipatitā* -
  • nipatita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    nipatitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • asan -
  • asat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • sakalāḥ -
  • sakala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sakalā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • prajāḥ -
  • praja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    prajā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    prajas (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “kalpānta iva saṃśemurvyavahārā diśaṃ pratiṃ
  • kalpānta* -
  • kalpānta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • saṃśe -
  • saṃśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṃśa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • murvya -
  • murv -> murvya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √murv]
    murv -> murvya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √murv class 1 verb]
    murv -> murvya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √murv class 1 verb]
  • vahā -
  • vahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vaha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vaha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • arā* -
  • ara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    arā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
    rās (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • diśam -
  • diśam (indeclinable)
    diśā (noun, feminine)
    diśa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    diśa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    diś (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • pratim -
  • prati (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.48.42

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 3.48.42 in Gujarati sript:
અન્ધકૂપે નિપતિતા ઇવાસન્સકલાઃ પ્રજાઃ ।
કલ્પાન્ત ઇવ સંશેમુર્વ્યવહારા દિશં પ્રતિં ॥ ૪૨ ॥

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 3.48.42 in Telugu sript:
అన్ధకూపే నిపతితా ఇవాసన్సకలాః ప్రజాః ।
కల్పాన్త ఇవ సంశేముర్వ్యవహారా దిశం ప్రతిం ॥ ౪౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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