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 3.52.18

देशे प्रादेशमात्रेऽपि गिरिजालमयान्यपि ।
वज्रसाराणि खान्येव लक्षाणि जगतो विदुः ॥ १८ ॥

deśe prādeśamātre'pi girijālamayānyapi |
vajrasārāṇi khānyeva lakṣāṇi jagato viduḥ || 18 ||

The soul views hundreds of mountainous ranges and thousands of solid worlds, drawn in the small compass of the mind, as in its state of dreaming.

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

Desha, Pradeshamatra, Api, Girijala, Vajrasara, Kha, Khani, Khanya, Eva, Laksha, Jagat, Vidu, Vidus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.52.18). 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: “deśe prādeśamātre'pi girijālamayānyapi
  • deśe -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    deśā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • prādeśamātre' -
  • prādeśamātra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prādeśamātra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • girijālam -
  • girijāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ayānya -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • Line 2: “vajrasārāṇi khānyeva lakṣāṇi jagato viduḥ
  • vajrasārāṇi -
  • vajrasāra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • khānye -
  • khāni (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    kha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    khānya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    khānya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    khānyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    khan -> khānya (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √khan class 1 verb], [locative single from √khan]
    khan -> khānya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [locative single from √khan class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √khan], [vocative dual from √khan], [accusative dual from √khan], [locative single from √khan]
    khan -> khānyā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [vocative single from √khan class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √khan class 1 verb], [nominative dual from √khan], [vocative single from √khan], [vocative dual from √khan], [accusative dual from √khan]
    khan (verb class 0)
    [present passive first single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lakṣāṇi -
  • lakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    lakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
  • jagato* -
  • jagat (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    jagat (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • viduḥ -
  • vidus (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vidus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vidu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vidu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vid (verb class 2)
    [perfect active third plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.52.18

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.52.18 in Gujarati sript:
દેશે પ્રાદેશમાત્રેઽપિ ગિરિજાલમયાન્યપિ ।
વજ્રસારાણિ ખાન્યેવ લક્ષાણિ જગતો વિદુઃ ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 3.52.18 in Telugu sript:
దేశే ప్రాదేశమాత్రేఽపి గిరిజాలమయాన్యపి ।
వజ్రసారాణి ఖాన్యేవ లక్షాణి జగతో విదుః ॥ ౧౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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