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 3.70.70

प्राणापानप्रवाहस्थहृत्पद्मान्तरचारिणी ।
दुःखशक्तिर्महाघोरा जीवशक्तिरिवोदिता ॥ ७० ॥

prāṇāpānapravāhasthahṛtpadmāntaracāriṇī |
duḥkhaśaktirmahāghorā jīvaśaktirivoditā || 70 ||

In this manner the current of vital airs, conducts the breath of life in to the heart; which becomes the living spirit, by force of the acts of its prior states of existence.

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

Pranapana, Pravaha, Tha, Hritpadma, Antaracarini, Antaracarin, Antaracari, Duhkha, Shakti, Mahaghora, Jivashakti, Iva, Udita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.70.70). 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: “prāṇāpānapravāhasthahṛtpadmāntaracāriṇī
  • prāṇāpāna -
  • prāṇāpāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pravāhas -
  • pravāha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tha -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hṛtpadmā -
  • hṛtpadma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • antaracāriṇī -
  • antaracāriṇī (noun, masculine)
    antaracāriṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    antaracārin (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    antaracārī (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “duḥkhaśaktirmahāghorā jīvaśaktirivoditā
  • duḥkha -
  • duḥkha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    duḥkha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śaktir -
  • śakti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    śakti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mahāghorā* -
  • mahāghora (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    mahāghorā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • jīvaśaktir -
  • jīvaśakti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jīvaśakti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ivo -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • uditā -
  • uditā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vad -> uditā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √vad class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.70.70

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 3.70.70 in Gujarati sript:
પ્રાણાપાનપ્રવાહસ્થહૃત્પદ્માન્તરચારિણી ।
દુઃખશક્તિર્મહાઘોરા જીવશક્તિરિવોદિતા ॥ ૭૦ ॥

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 3.70.70 in Telugu sript:
ప్రాణాపానప్రవాహస్థహృత్పద్మాన్తరచారిణీ ।
దుఃఖశక్తిర్మహాఘోరా జీవశక్తిరివోదితా ॥ ౭౦ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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