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 4.23.23

तस्यां शरीरपुर्यां हि राज्यं कुर्वन्गतज्वरः ।
ज्ञस्तिष्ठति गतव्यग्रः स्वपुर्यामिव वासवः ॥ २३ ॥

tasyāṃ śarīrapuryāṃ hi rājyaṃ kurvangatajvaraḥ |
jñastiṣṭhati gatavyagraḥ svapuryāmiva vāsavaḥ || 23 ||

Hence the wise man reigns over the dominion of his body, without any pain or trouble, in the same manner as one remains the lord of his house, without any anxiety or disturbance.

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

Sharira, Puri, Purya, Rajya, Kurvat, Gatajvara, Jna, Tishthat, Gata, Vyagra, Svapu, Iva, Vasava, Vasu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.23.23). 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: “tasyāṃ śarīrapuryāṃ hi rājyaṃ kurvangatajvaraḥ
  • tasyām -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • śarīra -
  • śarīra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • puryām -
  • puri (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    purī (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    puryā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • rājyam -
  • rājya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    rājya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    rājyā (noun, feminine)
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājyā (participle, feminine)
    [adverb from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj]
    rāj -> rājya (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [accusative single from √rāj class 1 verb], [nominative single from √rāj], [accusative single from √rāj]
  • kurvan -
  • kurvat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
    kṛ -> kurvat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb], [vocative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • gatajvaraḥ -
  • gatajvara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “;astiṣṭhati gatavyagraḥ svapuryāmiva vāsavaḥ
  • jñas -
  • jña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • gata -
  • gata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vyagraḥ -
  • vyagra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • svapu -
  • svapū (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • ryā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    rai (noun, masculine)
  • ām -
  • ā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    o (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • vāsavaḥ -
  • vāsava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vāsu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.23.23

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 4.23.23 in Gujarati sript:
તસ્યાં શરીરપુર્યાં હિ રાજ્યં કુર્વન્ગતજ્વરઃ ।
જ્ઞસ્તિષ્ઠતિ ગતવ્યગ્રઃ સ્વપુર્યામિવ વાસવઃ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 4.23.23 in Telugu sript:
తస్యాం శరీరపుర్యాం హి రాజ్యం కుర్వన్గతజ్వరః ।
జ్ఞస్తిష్ఠతి గతవ్యగ్రః స్వపుర్యామివ వాసవః ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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