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 5.24.17

विरोचन उवाच ।
विषयान्प्रति भोः पुत्र सर्वानेव हि सर्वथा ।
अनास्था परमा ह्येषा सा युक्तिर्मनसो जये ॥ १७ ॥

virocana uvāca |
viṣayānprati bhoḥ putra sarvāneva hi sarvathā |
anāsthā paramā hyeṣā sā yuktirmanaso jaye || 17 ||

Virochana answered: The means for subduing the mind, are the want of reliance and confidence on all external and sensible things, and absence of all desire for temporal possessions.

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

Virocana, Vishaya, Prati, Bha, Bhu, Putra, Sarva, Eva, Sarvatha, Anastha, Parama, Esha, Yukti, Manas, Manasa, Jaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.17). 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: “virocana uvāca
  • virocana* -
  • virocana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “viṣayānprati bhoḥ putra sarvāneva hi sarvathā
  • viṣayān -
  • viṣaya (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • prati -
  • prati (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    prati (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    pratī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    pratī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • bhoḥ -
  • bhā (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    bhu (noun, masculine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    bhu (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • putra -
  • putra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    putra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sarvān -
  • sarva (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • eva -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sarvathā -
  • sarvathā (indeclinable)
  • Line 3: “anāsthā paramā hyeṣā yuktirmanaso jaye
  • anāsthā -
  • anāsthā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • paramā* -
  • parama (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    paramā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • hye -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • eṣā -
  • eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sā* -
  • so (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
  • yuktir -
  • yukti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • manaso* -
  • manas (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    manasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jaye -
  • jaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    jaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    jayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ji (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    ji (noun, feminine)
    [dative single]
    ji (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.17

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.24.17 in Gujarati sript:
વિરોચન ઉવાચ ।
વિષયાન્પ્રતિ ભોઃ પુત્ર સર્વાનેવ હિ સર્વથા ।
અનાસ્થા પરમા હ્યેષા સા યુક્તિર્મનસો જયે ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 5.24.17 in Telugu sript:
విరోచన ఉవాచ ।
విషయాన్ప్రతి భోః పుత్ర సర్వానేవ హి సర్వథా ।
అనాస్థా పరమా హ్యేషా సా యుక్తిర్మనసో జయే ॥ ౧౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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