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 4.48.18

श्रीवसिष्ठ उवाच ।
शरलोमेति विख्यातः पिता तस्य बभूव ह ।
रामाऽपर इव ब्रह्मा तस्मिन्नेवावसद्गिरौ ॥ १८ ॥

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
śaralometi vikhyātaḥ pitā tasya babhūva ha |
rāmā'para iva brahmā tasminnevāvasadgirau || 18 ||

Vasishtha replied:—He had for his father, the renowned sage Saraloman, residing in the same mountain, and resembling the great Brahma in his abstract meditation.

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

Shri, Vasishtha, Sharaloma, Sharaloman, Vikhyata, Pitri, Tad, Han, Apara, Brahma, Eva, Asat, Gir, Gira, Giri,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.48.18). 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: “śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca”
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    śrī (nominative single)
    śrī (nominative single)
    śrī (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
  • vasiṣṭha* -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vasiṣṭhaḥ (nominative single)
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
    vac (verb class 3); (2 der.)
    uvāca (perfect active first single)
    uvāca (perfect active third single)
  • Line2: “śaralometi vikhyātaḥ pitā tasya babhūva ha”
  • śaralome -
  • śaraloma (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    śaraloma (vocative single)
    śaralome (locative single)
    śaraloman (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    śaraloma (compound)
    śaralomā (nominative single)
    śaralomā (noun, feminine); (5 der.)
    śaralomā (nominative single)
    śaralome (nominative dual)
    śaralome (vocative single)
    śaralome (vocative dual)
    śaralome (accusative dual)
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
    iti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
  • vikhyātaḥ -
  • vikhyāta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    vikhyātaḥ (nominative single)
  • pitā -
  • pitṛ (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    pitā (compound)
    pitā (nominative single)
  • tasya -
  • tas -> tasya (absolutive); (1 der.)
    (absolutive), from √tas
    ta (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    ta (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasya (genitive single)
    tas (verb class 4); (1 der.)
    tasya (imperative active second single)
  • babhūva -
  • bhū (verb class 1); (3 der.)
    babhūva (perfect active first single)
    babhūva (perfect active second plural)
    babhūva (perfect active third single)
  • ha -
  • ha (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    ha (vocative single)
    ha (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    ha (vocative single)
    han (noun, neuter); (5 der.)
    ha (compound)
    ha (adverb)
    ha (nominative single)
    ha (vocative single)
    ha (accusative single)
  • Line3: “rāmā'para iva brahmā tasminnevāvasadgirau”
  • rāmā' -
  • apara* -
  • apara (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    aparaḥ (nominative single)
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
  • brahmā -
  • brahmā (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    brahmā (nominative single)
  • tasminn -
  • tad (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    tasmin (locative single)
    sa (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    tasmin (locative single)
  • evāva -
  • eva (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    evau (nominative dual)
    evau (vocative dual)
    evau (accusative dual)
  • asad -
  • asat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    asat (noun, neuter); (3 der.)
    asat (nominative single)
    asat (vocative single)
    asat (accusative single)
    sas (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    asat (imperfect active third single)
  • girau -
  • gir (noun, feminine); (3 der.)
    girau (nominative dual)
    girau (vocative dual)
    girau (accusative dual)
    gir (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    girau (nominative dual)
    girau (vocative dual)
    girau (accusative dual)
    gira (noun, masculine); (3 der.)
    girau (nominative dual)
    girau (vocative dual)
    girau (accusative dual)
    giri (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    girau (locative single)
    giri (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    girau (locative single)

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Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.48.18

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.48.18 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રીવસિષ્ઠ ઉવાચ ।
શરલોમેતિ વિખ્યાતઃ પિતા તસ્ય બભૂવ હ ।
રામાઽપર ઇવ બ્રહ્મા તસ્મિન્નેવાવસદ્ગિરૌ ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 4.48.18 in Telugu sript:
శ్రీవసిష్ఠ ఉవాచ ।
శరలోమేతి విఖ్యాతః పితా తస్య బభూవ హ ।
రామాఽపర ఇవ బ్రహ్మా తస్మిన్నేవావసద్గిరౌ ॥ ౧౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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