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 5.9.55

सहस्राङ्कुरशाखात्मफलपल्लवशालिनः ।
अस्य संसारवृक्षस्य मनो मूलमहाङ्कुरः ॥ ५५ ॥

sahasrāṅkuraśākhātmaphalapallavaśālinaḥ |
asya saṃsāravṛkṣasya mano mūlamahāṅkuraḥ || 55 ||

The great arbour of the world, with its very many branches and twigs and fruits, hath sprung from the mind and is rooted in it.

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

Sahasra, Ankura, Shakha, Phalapallava, Shalin, Idam, Samsaravriksha, Mana, Manas, Mula, Aha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.9.55). 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: “sahasrāṅkuraśākhātmaphalapallavaśālinaḥ
  • sahasrā -
  • sahasra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sahasra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aṅkura -
  • aṅkura (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śākhāt -
  • śākha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    śākha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ma -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • phalapallava -
  • phalapallava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    phalapallava (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śālinaḥ -
  • śālin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    śālin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • Line 2: “asya saṃsāravṛkṣasya mano mūlamahāṅkuraḥ
  • asya -
  • as -> asya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √as]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • saṃsāravṛkṣasya -
  • saṃsāravṛkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • mano* -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    mana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mūlam -
  • mūla (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    mūla (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    mūlā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ahā -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • aṅkuraḥ -
  • aṅkura (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.9.55

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 5.9.55 in Gujarati sript:
સહસ્રાઙ્કુરશાખાત્મફલપલ્લવશાલિનઃ ।
અસ્ય સંસારવૃક્ષસ્ય મનો મૂલમહાઙ્કુરઃ ॥ ૫૫ ॥

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 5.9.55 in Telugu sript:
సహస్రాఙ్కురశాఖాత్మఫలపల్లవశాలినః ।
అస్య సంసారవృక్షస్య మనో మూలమహాఙ్కురః ॥ ౫౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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