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 3.71.33

त्यजत्याशु मृदित्यज्ञः प्राप्यापि कनकाङ्गदम् ।
मया सूचित्वलोभेन संत्यक्तं भासुरं वपुः ॥ ३३ ॥

tyajatyāśu mṛdityajñaḥ prāpyāpi kanakāṅgadam |
mayā sūcitvalobhena saṃtyaktaṃ bhāsuraṃ vapuḥ || 33 ||

The ignorant are found to throw away a golden jewel, as useless on the ground as a piece of glass; and so have I cast aside my shining body, for a bit of this blackest 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 (3.71.33). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tyajat, Ashu, Mrid, Mridh, Iti, Itya, Ajna, Prapin, Prapya, Api, Kanakangada, Maya, Asmad, Suci, Sucin, Tva, Alobha, Santyakta, Bhasura, Vapu, Vapus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.71.33). 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: “tyajatyāśu mṛdityajñaḥ prāpyāpi kanakāṅgadam
  • tyajatyā -
  • tyaj -> tyajat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj -> tyajat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √tyaj class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √tyaj class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √tyaj class 1 verb], [locative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • āśu -
  • āśu (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    āśu (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    āśu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āśu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    āśu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • mṛd -
  • mṛd (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    mṛdh (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • itya -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    itya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    itya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> itya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √i]
    i -> itya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> itya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • ajñaḥ -
  • ajña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prāpyā -
  • prāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    prāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    prāpya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāpya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prāpyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āpi -
  • āpi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āpi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    āpi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    āpī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    āpī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    āpī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kanakāṅgadam -
  • kanakāṅgada (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    kanakāṅgada (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “mayā sūcitvalobhena saṃtyaktaṃ bhāsuraṃ vapuḥ
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
  • sūci -
  • sūci (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sūci (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sūcī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sūcī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sūcin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sūcin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tva -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    tva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • alobhena -
  • alobha (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • santyaktam -
  • santyakta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    santyakta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    santyaktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • bhāsuram -
  • bhāsura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhāsura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhāsurā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vapuḥ -
  • vapus (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vapus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vapu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vapu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.71.33

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

Buy now!
Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.71.33 in Gujarati sript:
ત્યજત્યાશુ મૃદિત્યજ્ઞઃ પ્રાપ્યાપિ કનકાઙ્ગદમ્ ।
મયા સૂચિત્વલોભેન સંત્યક્તં ભાસુરં વપુઃ ॥ ૩૩ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

Buy now!

Preview of verse 3.71.33 in Telugu sript:
త్యజత్యాశు మృదిత్యజ్ఞః ప్రాప్యాపి కనకాఙ్గదమ్ ।
మయా సూచిత్వలోభేన సంత్యక్తం భాసురం వపుః ॥ ౩౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

Buy now!
Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: