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 5.24.39

मनस्यस्तंगते साधो यद्भवत्यस्तु तत्तथा ।
जीवो हि पुरुषो जातः पौरुषेण स यद्यथा ॥ ३९ ॥

manasyastaṃgate sādho yadbhavatyastu tattathā |
jīvo hi puruṣo jātaḥ pauruṣeṇa sa yadyathā || 39 ||

As long as one is swinging in the cradle of worldly affairs, it is hard for him to find his rest in the bower of peaceful tranquillity.

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

Manasya, Tangat, Sadha, Yat, Yad, Bhavati, Bhavant, Tat, Tad, Tatha, Jiva, Purusha, Jatri, Jata, Paurusha, Yadi, Atha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.39). 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: “manasyastaṃgate sādho yadbhavatyastu tattathā
  • manasyas -
  • manasya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • taṅgate -
  • taṅg -> taṅgat (participle, masculine)
    [dative single from √taṅg class 1 verb]
    taṅg -> taṅgat (participle, neuter)
    [dative single from √taṅg class 1 verb]
    taṅg (verb class 1)
    [present middle third single]
  • sādho* -
  • sādha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yad -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • bhavatyas -
  • bhavatī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhavant (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • tat -
  • tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tathā -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jīvo hi puruṣo jātaḥ pauruṣeṇa sa yadyathā
  • jīvo* -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • hi -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • puruṣo* -
  • puruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • jātaḥ -
  • 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]
  • pauruṣeṇa -
  • pauruṣa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pauruṣa (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yadya -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.24.39

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.24.39 in Gujarati sript:
મનસ્યસ્તંગતે સાધો યદ્ભવત્યસ્તુ તત્તથા ।
જીવો હિ પુરુષો જાતઃ પૌરુષેણ સ યદ્યથા ॥ ૩૯ ॥

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 5.24.39 in Telugu sript:
మనస్యస్తంగతే సాధో యద్భవత్యస్తు తత్తథా ।
జీవో హి పురుషో జాతః పౌరుషేణ స యద్యథా ॥ ౩౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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