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 5.42.23

दुःखासारवती राम संसारप्रावृडातता ।
जाड्यं ददाति परमं विचारार्कमपश्यताम् ॥ २३ ॥

duḥkhāsāravatī rāma saṃsāraprāvṛḍātatā |
jāḍyaṃ dadāti paramaṃ vicārārkamapaśyatām || 23 ||

The world presents a scene of the gloomy rainy weather, with showers of woes falling on all sides; it is likely to freeze us in ignorance, unless we look to the sun of our reason.

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

Duhkha, Saravat, Saravati, Rama, Samsara, Pravrish, Atata, Jadya, Paramam, Parama, Vicara, Arka, Apashyat, Apashyata,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.42.23). 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: “duḥkhāsāravatī rāma saṃsāraprāvṛḍātatā
  • duḥkhā -
  • duḥkhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • sāravatī -
  • sāravatī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    sāravat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • rāma -
  • rāma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rāma (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [imperative active first plural]
  • saṃsāra -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • prāvṛḍ -
  • prāvṛṣ (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • ātatā -
  • ātatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “jāḍyaṃ dadāti paramaṃ vicārārkamapaśyatām
  • jāḍyam -
  • jāḍya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • dadāti -
  • dadāti (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (verb class 3)
    [present active third single]
  • paramam -
  • paramam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    parama (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    paramā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vicārā -
  • vicāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • arkam -
  • arka (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    arka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • apaśyatām -
  • apaśyat (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    apaśyat (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    apaśyatā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.42.23

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.42.23 in Gujarati sript:
દુઃખાસારવતી રામ સંસારપ્રાવૃડાતતા ।
જાડ્યં દદાતિ પરમં વિચારાર્કમપશ્યતામ્ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 5.42.23 in Telugu sript:
దుఃఖాసారవతీ రామ సంసారప్రావృడాతతా ।
జాడ్యం దదాతి పరమం విచారార్కమపశ్యతామ్ ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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