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 4.48.28

अशरीरामिति श्रुत्वा गिरमारक्तलोचनः ।
धैर्यमासादयामास शिखण्डी स्तनितादिव ॥ २८ ॥

aśarīrāmiti śrutvā giramāraktalocanaḥ |
dhairyamāsādayāmāsa śikhaṇḍī stanitādiva || 28 ||

Hearing this oracular voice, the youth wiped his eyes red hot with weeping; and held his silence like the screaming peacock at the loud sound of the clouds.

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

Asharira, Iti, Gir, Gira, Arakta, Locana, Dhairya, Asada, Yama, Yaman, Shikhandi, Shikhandin, Stanita, Iva,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.48.28). 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: “aśarīrāmiti śrutvā giramāraktalocanaḥ
  • aśarīrām -
  • aśarīrā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • śrutvā -
  • śru -> śrutvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √śru]
  • giram -
  • gira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    gira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    girā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    gir (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    gir (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • ārakta -
  • ārakta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ārakta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • locanaḥ -
  • locana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “dhairyamāsādayāmāsa śikhaṇḍī stanitādiva
  • dhairyam -
  • dhairya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • āsāda -
  • āsāda (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yāmā -
  • yāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    yāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    yāmā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • asa -
  • asan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
  • śikhaṇḍī -
  • śikhaṇḍī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śikhaṇḍin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • stanitād -
  • stanita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    stanita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    stan -> stanita (participle, masculine)
    [adverb from √stan]
    stan -> stanita (participle, neuter)
    [adverb from √stan]
    stan -> stanita (participle, masculine)
    [ablative single from √stan class 1 verb], [ablative single from √stan]
    stan -> stanita (participle, neuter)
    [ablative single from √stan class 1 verb], [ablative single from √stan]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.48.28

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.48.28 in Gujarati sript:
અશરીરામિતિ શ્રુત્વા ગિરમારક્તલોચનઃ ।
ધૈર્યમાસાદયામાસ શિખણ્ડી સ્તનિતાદિવ ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 4.48.28 in Telugu sript:
అశరీరామితి శ్రుత్వా గిరమారక్తలోచనః ।
ధైర్యమాసాదయామాస శిఖణ్డీ స్తనితాదివ ॥ ౨౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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