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 5.22.30

आपातमात्रमधुरमावश्यकपरिक्षयम् ।
भोगोपभोगमात्रं मे किं नामेदं सुखावहम् ॥ ३० ॥

āpātamātramadhuramāvaśyakaparikṣayam |
bhogopabhogamātraṃ me kiṃ nāmedaṃ sukhāvaham || 30 ||

Of what permanent delight are all these pleasures to me, which are pleasant only for the present short time, and are sure to lose all their taste with my zest in them in the next moment?

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

Apatamatra, Adhura, Avashyaka, Parikshaya, Bhoga, Upabhoga, Atra, Asmad, Kim, Naman, Nami, Idam, Sukhavaha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.22.30). 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: “āpātamātramadhuramāvaśyakaparikṣayam
  • āpātamātram -
  • āpātamātra (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    āpātamātra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    āpātamātrā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • adhuram -
  • adhura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    adhura (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    adhurā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āvaśyaka -
  • āvaśyaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    āvaśyaka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parikṣayam -
  • parikṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “bhogopabhogamātraṃ me kiṃ nāmedaṃ sukhāvaham
  • bhogo -
  • bhoga (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhoga (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    bhogā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • upabhogam -
  • upabhoga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • ātram -
  • ātra (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • me -
  • ma (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ma (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • kim -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • nāme -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    nāmi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • sukhāvaham -
  • sukhāvaha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukhāvaha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhāvahā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.22.30

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.22.30 in Gujarati sript:
આપાતમાત્રમધુરમાવશ્યકપરિક્ષયમ્ ।
ભોગોપભોગમાત્રં મે કિં નામેદં સુખાવહમ્ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

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 5.22.30 in Telugu sript:
ఆపాతమాత్రమధురమావశ్యకపరిక్షయమ్ ।
భోగోపభోగమాత్రం మే కిం నామేదం సుఖావహమ్ ॥ ౩౦ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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