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 4.32.53

इदं विचार्यतां शास्त्रमस्त्रमापन्निवारणम् ।
रणे शितशरश्रेणिशतनिर्लूनवारणे ॥ ५३ ॥

idaṃ vicāryatāṃ śāstramastramāpannivāraṇam |
raṇe śitaśaraśreṇiśatanirlūnavāraṇe || 53 ||

Why do you endanger your life in the muddy pit of this world, like an elephant falling in a pitfall under the keen arrows of the enemy? Avoid only to taste of its enjoyments, and you are free from all danger.

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

Idam, Vicarin, Vicarya, Shastra, Astra, Iva, Arana, Rana, Shita, Shara, Sharan, Shreni, Shata, Nirluna, Varana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.32.53). 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: “idaṃ vicāryatāṃ śāstramastramāpannivāraṇam
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • vicārya -
  • vicārin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single]
    vicārin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vicārya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vicārya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • atā -
  • at (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • am -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śāstram -
  • śāstra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • astram -
  • astra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āpann -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [aorist active third plural]
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • araṇam -
  • araṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    araṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    araṇā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    raṇ (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • Line2: “raṇe śitaśaraśreṇiśatanirlūnavāraṇe
  • raṇe -
  • raṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    raṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • śita -
  • śita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śā -> śita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √śā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √śā class 4 verb]
    śā -> śita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √śā class 3 verb], [vocative single from √śā class 4 verb]
  • śara -
  • śara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaran (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    śaran (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • śreṇi -
  • śreṇi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    śreṇī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • śata -
  • śata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nirlūna -
  • nirlūna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    nirlūna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāraṇe -
  • vāraṇa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    vāraṇa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    vāraṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.32.53

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.32.53 in Gujarati sript:
ઇદં વિચાર્યતાં શાસ્ત્રમસ્ત્રમાપન્નિવારણમ્ ।
રણે શિતશરશ્રેણિશતનિર્લૂનવારણે ॥ ૫૩ ॥

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 4.32.53 in Telugu sript:
ఇదం విచార్యతాం శాస్త్రమస్త్రమాపన్నివారణమ్ ।
రణే శితశరశ్రేణిశతనిర్లూనవారణే ॥ ౫౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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