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 3.69.8

कर्कट्युवाच ।
भगवन्भूतभव्येश स्यामहं जीवसूचिका ।
अनायसी चायसी च विधेऽर्पयसि चेद्वरम् ॥ ८ ॥

karkaṭyuvāca |
bhagavanbhūtabhavyeśa syāmahaṃ jīvasūcikā |
anāyasī cāyasī ca vidhe'rpayasi cedvaram || 8 ||

Karkati answered said:—“O Lord of the past and future! If thou art inclined to grant my request, then please to confer on me the boon, of transforming my unironlike body to the form of an iron needle.”

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

Karkati, Bhagavat, Bhagavan, Bhutabhavyesha, Syama, Ham, Jiva, Jivan, Sucika, Ana, Vidh, Vidha, Vidhi, Ced, Varam, Vara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.69.8). 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.

  • Line1: “karkaṭyuvāca
  • karkaṭyu -
  • karkaṭi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    karkaṭī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative 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]
  • Line2: “bhagavanbhūtabhavyeśa syāmahaṃ jīvasūcikā
  • bhagavan -
  • bhagavat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    bhagavan (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • bhūtabhavyeśa -
  • bhūtabhavyeśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • syāma -
  • syāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    syāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [optative active first plural]
    (verb class 4)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • ham -
  • ham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    ha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    han (noun, neuter)
    [adverb]
  • jīva -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jīva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jīvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    jīvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    jīv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sūcikā -
  • sūcikā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line3: “anāyasī cāyasī ca vidhe'rpayasi cedvaram
  • anāya -
  • ana (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
  • -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • cāyasī -
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vidhe' -
  • vidh (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    vidh (noun, neuter)
    [dative single]
    vidha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vidha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vidhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vidhi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    vidhi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    vidh (verb class 6)
    [present middle first single]
  • arpayasi -
  • (verb class 0)
    [present active second single]
  • ced -
  • ced (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ced (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • varam -
  • varam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    vara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    varā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.69.8

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.69.8 in Gujarati sript:
કર્કટ્યુવાચ ।
ભગવન્ભૂતભવ્યેશ સ્યામહં જીવસૂચિકા ।
અનાયસી ચાયસી ચ વિધેઽર્પયસિ ચેદ્વરમ્ ॥ 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 3.69.8 in Telugu sript:
కర్కట్యువాచ ।
భగవన్భూతభవ్యేశ స్యామహం జీవసూచికా ।
అనాయసీ చాయసీ చ విధేఽర్పయసి చేద్వరమ్ ॥ ౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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