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 3.68.12

मेघेन मृगतृष्णेव तन्मे क्षुदुपशाम्यति ।
अविरुद्धैव सा युक्तिर्ययापदि हि जीव्यते ॥ १२ ॥

meghena mṛgatṛṣṇeva tanme kṣudupaśāmyati |
aviruddhaiva sā yuktiryayāpadi hi jīvyate || 12 ||

As the clouds cool the burning sands by their rain, so will I allay the burning fire of my hunger there. It is settled as the best plan to support my life, at this critical moment.

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

Megha, Mrigatrishna, Mrigatrishni, Iva, Kshut, Kshudh, Upa, Shamyat, Aviruddha, Yukti, Apad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.68.12). 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: “meghena mṛgatṛṣṇeva tanme kṣudupaśāmyati
  • meghena -
  • megha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    megha (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • mṛgatṛṣṇe -
  • mṛgatṛṣṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mṛgatṛṣṇi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • tanme -
  • kṣud -
  • kṣut (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṣudh (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • upa -
  • upa (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    upa (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    upa (indeclinable)
    upa (Preverb)
  • śāmyati -
  • śam -> śāmyat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √śam class 4 verb]
    śam -> śāmyat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √śam class 4 verb]
    śam (verb class 4)
    [present active third single]
  • Line 2: “aviruddhaiva yuktiryayāpadi hi jīvyate
  • aviruddhai -
  • aviruddha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aviruddha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aviruddhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • yuktir -
  • yukti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • yayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    (verb class 2)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • apadi -
  • apad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    apad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • jīvyate -
  • jīv (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.68.12

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.68.12 in Gujarati sript:
મેઘેન મૃગતૃષ્ણેવ તન્મે ક્ષુદુપશામ્યતિ ।
અવિરુદ્ધૈવ સા યુક્તિર્યયાપદિ હિ જીવ્યતે ॥ ૧૨ ॥

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 3.68.12 in Telugu sript:
మేఘేన మృగతృష్ణేవ తన్మే క్షుదుపశామ్యతి ।
అవిరుద్ధైవ సా యుక్తిర్యయాపది హి జీవ్యతే ॥ ౧౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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