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 4.39.14

ब्रह्मैवेदं स्थितं नाम मलमस्तीह नानघ ।
तरङ्गौघगणैरम्भः सिन्धौ स्फुरति नो रजः ॥ १४ ॥

brahmaivedaṃ sthitaṃ nāma malamastīha nānagha |
taraṅgaughagaṇairambhaḥ sindhau sphurati no rajaḥ || 14 ||

The great sage said upon hearing these words said:—Brahma is all purity and there is no impurity in him; the waves moving on the surface of the sea may be foul, but they do not soil the waters of the deep.

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

Veda, Sthita, Naman, Mala, Asti, Iha, Nana, Gha, Taranga, Augha, Gana, Ambhas, Ambha, Sindhu, Sphurat, Asmad, Raja, Rajas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.39.14). 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: “brahmaivedaṃ sthitaṃ nāma malamastīha nānagha
  • brahmai -
  • brahm (verb class 1)
    [imperative middle first single]
  • vedam -
  • veda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vedā (noun, feminine)
  • sthitam -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sthita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • malam -
  • mala (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mala (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    malā (noun, feminine)
  • astī -
  • asti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    astī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    astī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
  • nāna -
  • nāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gha -
  • gha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “taraṅgaughagaṇairambhaḥ sindhau sphurati no rajaḥ
  • taraṅgau -
  • taraṅga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    taraṅga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • augha -
  • augha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gaṇair -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
  • ambhaḥ -
  • ambhas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ambha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sindhau -
  • sindhu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sphurati -
  • sphurat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sphurat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sphur -> sphurat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sphur class 6 verb]
    sphur -> sphurat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sphur class 6 verb]
    sphur (verb class 6)
    [present active third single]
  • no* -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [accusative plural], [dative plural], [genitive plural]
  • rajaḥ -
  • rajas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rajas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    raja (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.39.14

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.39.14 in Gujarati sript:
બ્રહ્મૈવેદં સ્થિતં નામ મલમસ્તીહ નાનઘ ।
તરઙ્ગૌઘગણૈરમ્ભઃ સિન્ધૌ સ્ફુરતિ નો રજઃ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 4.39.14 in Telugu sript:
బ్రహ్మైవేదం స్థితం నామ మలమస్తీహ నానఘ ।
తరఙ్గౌఘగణైరమ్భః సిన్ధౌ స్ఫురతి నో రజః ॥ ౧౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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