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 5.31.59

साक्षादयमहं विष्णुर्नीलमेघोदरद्युतिः ।
सुपर्णपर्वतारूढः शङ्खचक्रगदाधरः ॥ ५९ ॥

sākṣādayamahaṃ viṣṇurnīlameghodaradyutiḥ |
suparṇaparvatārūḍhaḥ śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ || 59 ||

I see the great Vishnu visibly manifest to my view, as shining under the cerulean vault of heaven, mounted on his eagle of mountain, and holding his conch-shell, discus, cudgel and the lotus in his hands.

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

Sakshat, Saksha, Aya, Idam, Aha, Asmad, Vishnu, Nilamegha, Darad, Yuti, Suparna, Parvata, Parvat, Arudha, Shankhacakragadadhara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.31.59). 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: “sākṣādayamahaṃ viṣṇurnīlameghodaradyutiḥ
  • sākṣād -
  • sākṣāt (indeclinable)
    sākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    sākṣa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • viṣṇur -
  • viṣṇu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    viṣṇu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nīlamegho -
  • nīlamegha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • darad -
  • darad (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    darad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • yutiḥ -
  • yuti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “suparṇaparvatārūḍhaḥ śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ
  • suparṇa -
  • suparṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    suparṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parvatā -
  • parvata (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parvata (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    parvatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    parv -> parvat (participle, masculine)
    [instrumental single from √parv class 1 verb]
    parv -> parvat (participle, neuter)
    [instrumental single from √parv class 1 verb]
    parv (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • ārūḍhaḥ -
  • ārūḍha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śaṅkhacakragadādharaḥ -
  • śaṅkhacakragadādhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.31.59

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.31.59 in Gujarati sript:
સાક્ષાદયમહં વિષ્ણુર્નીલમેઘોદરદ્યુતિઃ ।
સુપર્ણપર્વતારૂઢઃ શઙ્ખચક્રગદાધરઃ ॥ ૫૯ ॥

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 5.31.59 in Telugu sript:
సాక్షాదయమహం విష్ణుర్నీలమేఘోదరద్యుతిః ।
సుపర్ణపర్వతారూఢః శఙ్ఖచక్రగదాధరః ॥ ౫౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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