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 5.32.18

बहिर्द्रव्यैरनेनैव क्रमेण परमेश्वरम् ।
पुनःपुनः पूजयित्वा तुष्टिमान्दानवोऽभवत् ॥ १८ ॥

bahirdravyairanenaiva krameṇa parameśvaram |
punaḥpunaḥ pūjayitvā tuṣṭimāndānavo'bhavat || 18 ||

The Danava sovereign became the more and more gratified in his spirit, in proportion as he adored his god with more and more of his valuable outer offerings.

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

Bahih, Bahi, Bahis, Dravya, Ana, Anena, Idam, Kramena, Krama, Parameshvara, Puna, Pujayitva, Tushtimat, Danava, Danu,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.32.18). 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: “bahirdravyairanenaiva krameṇa parameśvaram
  • bahir -
  • bahiḥ (indeclinable)
    bahis (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    bahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    bahi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • dravyair -
  • dravya (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    dravya (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • anenai -
  • anena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    anenā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • krameṇa -
  • krameṇa (indeclinable)
    krama (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • parameśvaram -
  • parameśvara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parameśvara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “punaḥpunaḥ pūjayitvā tuṣṭimāndānavo'bhavat
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • punaḥ -
  • pu (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    puna (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • pūjayitvā -
  • pūj -> pūjayitvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √pūj]
    pūjayitvā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • tuṣṭimān -
  • tuṣṭimat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dānavo' -
  • dānavas (noun, neuter)
    dānava (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    dānu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    dānu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • abhavat -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.32.18

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.32.18 in Gujarati sript:
બહિર્દ્રવ્યૈરનેનૈવ ક્રમેણ પરમેશ્વરમ્ ।
પુનઃપુનઃ પૂજયિત્વા તુષ્ટિમાન્દાનવોઽભવત્ ॥ ૧૮ ॥

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 5.32.18 in Telugu sript:
బహిర్ద్రవ్యైరనేనైవ క్రమేణ పరమేశ్వరమ్ ।
పునఃపునః పూజయిత్వా తుష్టిమాన్దానవోఽభవత్ ॥ ౧౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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