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 5.20.25

त्रिगर्तेषु शुको भूत्वा भेको भूत्वा सरित्तटे ।
वनेषु लावको भूत्वा जातोऽहमिह कानने ॥ २५ ॥

trigarteṣu śuko bhūtvā bheko bhūtvā sarittaṭe |
vaneṣu lāvako bhūtvā jāto'hamiha kānane || 25 ||

I also was a parrot in the land of Trigarta, and a frog at the beach of a river; I became a small bird in a forest, and was then born in these woods.

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

Trigarta, Shuka, Bheka, Sarit, Tata, Vana, Vaneshu, Lavaka, Jatri, Jata, Jatu, Aha, Asmad, Iha, Kanana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.20.25). 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: “trigarteṣu śuko bhūtvā bheko bhūtvā sarittaṭe
  • trigarteṣu -
  • trigarta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • śuko* -
  • śuka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • bheko* -
  • bheka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • sarit -
  • sarit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • taṭe -
  • taṭa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    taṭ (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]
  • Line 2: “vaneṣu lāvako bhūtvā jāto'hamiha kānane
  • vaneṣu -
  • vaneṣu (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vaneṣu (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vaneṣu (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vana (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    vana (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • lāvako* -
  • lāvaka (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhūtvā -
  • bhū -> bhūtvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √bhū]
  • jāto' -
  • jātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    jāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    jan -> jāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √jan class 1 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 2 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 3 verb], [nominative single from √jan class 4 verb]
    jātu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    jātu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • iha -
  • iha (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iha (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • kānane -
  • kānana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.20.25

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.20.25 in Gujarati sript:
ત્રિગર્તેષુ શુકો ભૂત્વા ભેકો ભૂત્વા સરિત્તટે ।
વનેષુ લાવકો ભૂત્વા જાતોઽહમિહ કાનને ॥ ૨૫ ॥

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 5.20.25 in Telugu sript:
త్రిగర్తేషు శుకో భూత్వా భేకో భూత్వా సరిత్తటే ।
వనేషు లావకో భూత్వా జాతోఽహమిహ కాననే ॥ ౨౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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