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 4.57.53

तस्मिन्किल पदे राम ज्ञस्तिष्ठति महोत्तमे ।
यस्मिंश्चन्द्रार्कदेशोऽपि न पातालमिव स्थितः ॥ ५३ ॥

tasminkila pade rāma jñastiṣṭhati mahottame |
yasmiṃścandrārkadeśo'pi na pātālamiva sthitaḥ || 53 ||

The truly great and wise man, rests in that highest state of eminence; where the stations of the sun and moon, are seen as the nether regions.

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (4.57.53). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Tad, Kila, Pada, Padi, Pad, Rama, Jna, Tishthat, Mahottama, Yah, Yat, Candrarka, Desha, Api, Patala, Iva, Sthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.57.53). 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.

  • Line 1: “tasminkila pade rāma jñastiṣṭhati mahottame
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pade -
  • pada (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    padi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pad (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    pad (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • rāma -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • jñas -
  • jña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • mahottame -
  • mahottama (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “yasmiṃścandrārkadeśo'pi na pātālamiva sthitaḥ
  • yasmiṃś -
  • ya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • candrārka -
  • candrārka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • deśo' -
  • deśa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • api -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pātālam -
  • pātāla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pātāla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • sthitaḥ -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √sthā class 1 verb]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 4.57.53

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 4.57.53 in Gujarati sript:
તસ્મિન્કિલ પદે રામ જ્ઞસ્તિષ્ઠતિ મહોત્તમે ।
યસ્મિંશ્ચન્દ્રાર્કદેશોઽપિ ન પાતાલમિવ સ્થિતઃ ॥ 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 4.57.53 in Telugu sript:
తస్మిన్కిల పదే రామ జ్ఞస్తిష్ఠతి మహోత్తమే ।
యస్మింశ్చన్ద్రార్కదేశోఽపి న పాతాలమివ స్థితః ॥ ౫౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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