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 5.31.56

इदं मे शरधाराणां पुष्करावर्तकोपमम् ।
शार्ङ्गं धनुरहीन्द्राभमिन्द्रकार्मुकसुन्दरम् ॥ ५६ ॥

idaṃ me śaradhārāṇāṃ puṣkarāvartakopamam |
śārṅgaṃ dhanurahīndrābhamindrakārmukasundaram || 56 ||

I see also the great bow of Vishnu (Saranga), in the variegated rainbow of Indra; and also the quiver of his arrows in the Pushkara and Avarta clouds, pouring down their rains like piercing arrows from above.

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

Idam, Asmad, Shara, Sharan, Dhara, Pushkaravartaka, Upama, Sharnga, Dhanu, Dhanus, Ahindra, Abha, Indrakarmuka, Sundaram, Sundara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.31.56). 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: “idaṃ me śaradhārāṇāṃ puṣkarāvartakopamam
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [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]
  • śara -
  • śara (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śara (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śaran (noun, masculine)
    śaran (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dhārāṇām -
  • dhāra (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    dhāra (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    dhārā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • puṣkarāvartako -
  • puṣkarāvartaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • upamam -
  • upama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    upama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    upamā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “śārṅgaṃ dhanurahīndrābhamindrakārmukasundaram
  • śārṅgam -
  • śārṅga (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    śārṅga (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dhanur -
  • dhanus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    dhanu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dhanu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ahīndrā -
  • ahīndra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ābham -
  • ābhā (noun, feminine)
    ābha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ābha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • indrakārmuka -
  • indrakārmuka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sundaram -
  • sundaram (indeclinable)
    sundara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sundara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sundarā (noun, feminine)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.31.56

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.31.56 in Gujarati sript:
ઇદં મે શરધારાણાં પુષ્કરાવર્તકોપમમ્ ।
શાર્ઙ્ગં ધનુરહીન્દ્રાભમિન્દ્રકાર્મુકસુન્દરમ્ ॥ ૫૬ ॥

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 5.31.56 in Telugu sript:
ఇదం మే శరధారాణాం పుష్కరావర్తకోపమమ్ ।
శార్ఙ్గం ధనురహీన్ద్రాభమిన్ద్రకార్ముకసున్దరమ్ ॥ ౫౬ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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