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 3.56.26

श्रीराम उवाच ।
भगवन्पिण्डदानादिवासनारहिताकृतिः ।
कीदृक्संपद्यते जीवः पिण्डो यस्मै न दीयते ॥ २६ ॥

śrīrāma uvāca |
bhagavanpiṇḍadānādivāsanārahitākṛtiḥ |
kīdṛksaṃpadyate jīvaḥ piṇḍo yasmai na dīyate || 26 ||

Rama rejoined:—There are many persons, that are free from their desire of receiving the funeral cake: now tell me, sir, what becomes of those souls, who get no cake offering at their Sradh.

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

Shrirama, Bhagavat, Bhagavan, Pindadana, Iva, Asana, Arahita, Akriti, Kidrish, Sampad, Sampadin, Jiva, Pinda, Yah, Yat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.56.26). 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: “śrīrāma uvāca
  • śrīrāma* -
  • śrīrāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “bhagavanpiṇḍadānādivāsanārahitākṛtiḥ
  • bhagavan -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bhagavan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • piṇḍadānād -
  • piṇḍadāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • asanā -
  • asana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    asanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • arahitā -
  • arahita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arahita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arahitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ākṛtiḥ -
  • ākṛti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ākṛti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 3: “kīdṛksaṃpadyate jīvaḥ piṇḍo yasmai na dīyate
  • kīdṛk -
  • kīdṛś (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kīdṛś (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sampadya -
  • sampadin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    sampad (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • ate -
  • jīvaḥ -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • piṇḍo* -
  • piṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yasmai -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [dative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dīyate -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    dai (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.56.26

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 3.56.26 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રીરામ ઉવાચ ।
ભગવન્પિણ્ડદાનાદિવાસનારહિતાકૃતિઃ ।
કીદૃક્સંપદ્યતે જીવઃ પિણ્ડો યસ્મૈ ન દીયતે ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 3.56.26 in Telugu sript:
శ్రీరామ ఉవాచ ।
భగవన్పిణ్డదానాదివాసనారహితాకృతిః ।
కీదృక్సంపద్యతే జీవః పిణ్డో యస్మై న దీయతే ॥ ౨౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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