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 4.32.26

एष ते कथितः सर्वो दामव्यालकथाक्रमः ।
मायैवमेव संसारशून्यैवात्यन्तभासुरा ॥ २६ ॥

eṣa te kathitaḥ sarvo dāmavyālakathākramaḥ |
māyaivameva saṃsāraśūnyaivātyantabhāsurā || 26 ||

Thus I have related to you the whole of the story of the demon Dama and others, which will fully convince you of the vanity of the world.

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

Esha, Tad, Yushmad, Kathita, Sarva, Dama, Daman, Vyalaka, Tha, Akrama, Samsara, Shunya, Eva, Yat, Yah, Tabha, Asura,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.32.26). 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.

  • Line1: “eṣa te kathitaḥ sarvo dāmavyālakathākramaḥ
  • eṣa -
  • eṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    eṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [perfect active first single], [perfect active second plural], [perfect active third single]
    iṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • kathitaḥ -
  • kathita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kath -> kathita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √kath class 10 verb]
  • sarvo* -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dāma -
  • dāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dāman (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    dāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • vyālaka -
  • vyālaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • thā -
  • tha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • akramaḥ -
  • akrama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    kram (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • Line2: “māyaivameva saṃsāraśūnyaivātyantabhāsurā
  • māyai -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    (verb class 4)
    [imperative middle first single]
  • vameva -
  • vam (verb class 1)
    [optative active first dual]
  • saṃsāra -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śūnyai -
  • śūnya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śūnya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śūnyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • evāt -
  • eva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • yan -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • tabhā -
  • tabha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • asurā -
  • asurā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.32.26

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.32.26 in Gujarati sript:
એષ તે કથિતઃ સર્વો દામવ્યાલકથાક્રમઃ ।
માયૈવમેવ સંસારશૂન્યૈવાત્યન્તભાસુરા ॥ ૨૬ ॥

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 4.32.26 in Telugu sript:
ఏష తే కథితః సర్వో దామవ్యాలకథాక్రమః ।
మాయైవమేవ సంసారశూన్యైవాత్యన్తభాసురా ॥ ౨౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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