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 3.92.21

पौरुषेण मनः कृत्वा नीरागं विगतज्वरम् ।
माण्डव्येन जिताः क्लेशाः शूलप्रान्तेऽपितिष्ठता ॥ २१ ॥

pauruṣeṇa manaḥ kṛtvā nīrāgaṃ vigatajvaram |
māṇḍavyena jitāḥ kleśāḥ śūlaprānte'pitiṣṭhatā || 21 ||

Think of the manly fortitude of Mandavya, who made his mind as callous as marble, when he was put to the punishment of the guillotine, and was insensible of his suffering.

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

Paurusha, Mana, Manas, Kritva, Kritvan, Niraga, Vigatajvara, Mandavya, Jita, Klesha, Shula, Pranta, Apit, Tha, Tan,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.92.21). 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: “pauruṣeṇa manaḥ kṛtvā nīrāgaṃ vigatajvaram
  • pauruṣeṇa -
  • pauruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pauruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • manaḥ -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • kṛtvā -
  • kṛtvā (indeclinable)
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛ -> kṛtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √kṛ]
    kṛtvan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nīrāgam -
  • nīrāga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nīrāga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nīrāgā (noun, feminine)
  • vigatajvaram -
  • vigatajvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vigatajvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vigatajvarā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “māṇḍavyena jitāḥ kleśāḥ śūlaprānte'pitiṣṭhatā
  • māṇḍavyena -
  • māṇḍavya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • jitāḥ -
  • jita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    jitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    ji -> jita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative plural from √ji class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ji class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √ji class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √ji class 9 verb]
    ji -> jitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative plural from √ji class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √ji class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √ji class 1 verb], [nominative plural from √ji class 9 verb], [vocative plural from √ji class 9 verb], [accusative plural from √ji class 9 verb]
  • kleśāḥ -
  • kleśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • śūla -
  • śūla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śūla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śūl (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • prānte' -
  • prānta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    prānta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • apit -
  • apit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    apit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • iṣ -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṭha -
  • ṭha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    tan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.92.21

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 3.92.21 in Gujarati sript:
પૌરુષેણ મનઃ કૃત્વા નીરાગં વિગતજ્વરમ્ ।
માણ્ડવ્યેન જિતાઃ ક્લેશાઃ શૂલપ્રાન્તેઽપિતિષ્ઠતા ॥ ૨૧ ॥

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 3.92.21 in Telugu sript:
పౌరుషేణ మనః కృత్వా నీరాగం విగతజ్వరమ్ ।
మాణ్డవ్యేన జితాః క్లేశాః శూలప్రాన్తేఽపితిష్ఠతా ॥ ౨౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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