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 5.24.28

हर्षामर्षविनाशाय तद्दैवमिति कथ्यते ।
दैवं नियतिरूपं च पौरुषेणोपजीयते ॥ २८ ॥

harṣāmarṣavināśāya taddaivamiti kathyate |
daivaṃ niyatirūpaṃ ca pauruṣeṇopajīyate || 28 ||

They use the word destiny for repression of our joy and grief (at what is unavoidable); but destiny however fixed as fate, is overcome and set aside by means of manly exertions.

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

Rishu, Ina, Ashaya, Tad, Tat, Daiva, Iti, Niyati, Paurusha, Upa,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.28). 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: “harṣāmarṣavināśāya taddaivamiti kathyate
  • harṣāmar -
  • hṛṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • ṛṣavi -
  • ṛṣu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • inā -
  • ina (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ina (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    inā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aśāya -
  • aśāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aśāya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • daivam -
  • daiva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daiva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • kathyate -
  • kath (verb class 10)
    [present passive third single]
  • Line 2: “daivaṃ niyatirūpaṃ ca pauruṣeṇopajīyate
  • daivam -
  • daiva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    daiva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • niyatir -
  • niyati (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ūpam -
  • ūpā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • pauruṣeṇo -
  • pauruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pauruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • upa -
  • upa (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    upa (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    upa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    upa (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • jīyate -
  • jai (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    ji (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    ji (verb class 9)
    [present passive third single]
    jyā (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]
    jyā (verb class 9)
    [present passive third single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.28

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.24.28 in Gujarati sript:
હર્ષામર્ષવિનાશાય તદ્દૈવમિતિ કથ્યતે ।
દૈવં નિયતિરૂપં ચ પૌરુષેણોપજીયતે ॥ ૨૮ ॥

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 5.24.28 in Telugu sript:
హర్షామర్షవినాశాయ తద్దైవమితి కథ్యతే ।
దైవం నియతిరూపం చ పౌరుషేణోపజీయతే ॥ ౨౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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