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 4.3.11

अनादिकालसंसिद्धं यद्भानं ब्रह्मणो निजम् ।
स आतिवाहिको देहो विराजो जगदाकृतिः ॥ ११ ॥

anādikālasaṃsiddhaṃ yadbhānaṃ brahmaṇo nijam |
sa ātivāhiko deho virājo jagadākṛtiḥ || 11 ||

The spiritual body which is the attribute of God from time without beginning (that God is a spirit); is the same with Viraja or manifestation of himself, and exhibits the form of the world or the microcosm.

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

Anadikala, Samsiddha, Yat, Yad, Bhana, Brahman, Brahmana, Nija, Ativahika, Deha, Viraja, Viraj, Jagada, Akriti,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.3.11). 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: “anādikālasaṃsiddhaṃ yadbhānaṃ brahmaṇo nijam
  • anādikāla -
  • anādikāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anādikāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saṃsiddham -
  • saṃsiddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    saṃsiddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    saṃsiddhā (noun, feminine)
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhānam -
  • bhāna (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • brahmaṇo* -
  • brahman (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    brahmaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nijam -
  • nija (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    nija (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    nijā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “sa ātivāhiko deho virājo jagadākṛtiḥ
  • sa*ā -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    sa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present middle second single]
    so (noun, feminine)
  • āt -
  • āt (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ātivāhiko* -
  • ātivāhika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • deho* -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • virājo* -
  • virāja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    virāj (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • jagadā -
  • jagada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gad (verb class 1)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural]
  • ākṛtiḥ -
  • ākṛti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    ākṛti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.3.11

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 4.3.11 in Gujarati sript:
અનાદિકાલસંસિદ્ધં યદ્ભાનં બ્રહ્મણો નિજમ્ ।
સ આતિવાહિકો દેહો વિરાજો જગદાકૃતિઃ ॥ ૧૧ ॥

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 4.3.11 in Telugu sript:
అనాదికాలసంసిద్ధం యద్భానం బ్రహ్మణో నిజమ్ ।
స ఆతివాహికో దేహో విరాజో జగదాకృతిః ॥ ౧౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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