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 4.8.7

बालहेमलताजालजटालासु नदीषु च ।
भ्रान्तमुन्मत्तनागेन मैरवीष्वज्जिनीष्विव ॥ ७ ॥

bālahemalatājālajaṭālāsu nadīṣu ca |
bhrāntamunmattanāgena mairavīṣvajjinīṣviva || 7 ||

The tender weeds and willows growing as golden shrubberies, and tangled bushes in the beach of the river, were trampled under the legs of heated elephants, as when they infest the lotus lakes on Meru.

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

Balahan, Alata, Jala, Jatala, Nadi, Bhranta, Unmatta, Naga,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.8.7). 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: “bālahemalatājālajaṭālāsu nadīṣu ca
  • bālahe -
  • bālahan (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • im -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • alatā -
  • alatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • jāla -
  • jāla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    jāla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jaṭālāsu -
  • jaṭālā (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • nadīṣu -
  • nadī (noun, feminine)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “bhrāntamunmattanāgena mairavīṣvajjinīṣviva
  • bhrāntam -
  • bhrānta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    bhrānta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    bhrāntā (noun, feminine)
  • unmatta -
  • unmatta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    unmatta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nāgena -
  • nāga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    nāga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • Cannot analyse mairavīṣvajjinīṣviva

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.8.7

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.8.7 in Gujarati sript:
બાલહેમલતાજાલજટાલાસુ નદીષુ ચ ।
ભ્રાન્તમુન્મત્તનાગેન મૈરવીષ્વજ્જિનીષ્વિવ ॥ ૭ ॥

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 4.8.7 in Telugu sript:
బాలహేమలతాజాలజటాలాసు నదీషు చ ।
భ్రాన్తమున్మత్తనాగేన మైరవీష్వజ్జినీష్వివ ॥ ౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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