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 3.79.14

केनाप्यणुकमात्रेण पूरिता शतयोजनी ।
कोऽणुरेव भवन्माति न योजनशतेष्वपि ॥ १४ ॥

kenāpyaṇukamātreṇa pūritā śatayojanī |
ko'ṇureva bhavanmāti na yojanaśateṣvapi || 14 ||

What is that which being no more than an atom, fills a space of many leagues; and who is an atomic particle; that is not contained (measured) in many miles?

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

Kena, Kah, Kim, Api, Apya, Anuka, Atra, Purita, Shata, Yah, Jani, Anu, Eva, Bhavat, Bhavant, Mati, Yojanashata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.79.14). 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: “kenāpyaṇukamātreṇa pūritā śatayojanī
  • kenā -
  • kena (indeclinable)
    kena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • aṇukam -
  • aṇuka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aṇuka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aṇukā (noun, feminine)
  • ātreṇa -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • pūritā -
  • pūritā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pṝ -> pūritā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √pṝ]
  • śata -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yo -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • janī -
  • janī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    jani (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “ko'ṇureva bhavanmāti na yojanaśateṣvapi
  • ko' -
  • kaḥ (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ku (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    ka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṇur -
  • aṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhavan -
  • bhavat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    bhavat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bhavant (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • māti -
  • māti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    mātī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yojanaśateṣva -
  • yojanaśata (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    api (Preverb)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.79.14

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.79.14 in Gujarati sript:
કેનાપ્યણુકમાત્રેણ પૂરિતા શતયોજની ।
કોઽણુરેવ ભવન્માતિ ન યોજનશતેષ્વપિ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 3.79.14 in Telugu sript:
కేనాప్యణుకమాత్రేణ పూరితా శతయోజనీ ।
కోఽణురేవ భవన్మాతి న యోజనశతేష్వపి ॥ ౧౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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