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 5.48.38

अथास्य पुण्डरीकाक्षः पयोमूर्तिरुपाययौ ।
प्रसादमुत्पलश्यामः शरदीव महाहदः ॥ ३८ ॥

athāsya puṇḍarīkākṣaḥ payomūrtirupāyayau |
prasādamutpalaśyāmaḥ śaradīva mahāhadaḥ || 38 ||

Then the lotus eyed god appeared to him in his watery form, which was as clear and graceful to sight, as the limpid lake of autumn with the blue lotuses full blown upon it.

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

Atha, Idam, Pundarikaksha, Payas, Paya, Murti, Upaya, Yah, Prasada, Utpala, Shyama, Sharad, Iva, Mah, Maha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.48.38). 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: “athāsya puṇḍarīkākṣaḥ payomūrtirupāyayau
  • athā -
  • athā (indeclinable)
    atha (indeclinable)
  • asya -
  • as -> asya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √as]
    a (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
    as (verb class 4)
    [imperative active second single]
  • puṇḍarīkākṣaḥ -
  • puṇḍarīkākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • payo -
  • payas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    paya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • mūrtir -
  • mūrti (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mūrti (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • upāya -
  • upāya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yau -
  • yu (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    yu (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “prasādamutpalaśyāmaḥ śaradīva mahāhadaḥ
  • prasādam -
  • prasāda (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • utpala -
  • utpala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    utpala (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śyāmaḥ -
  • śyāma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    śā (verb class 4)
    [present active first plural]
  • śaradī -
  • śarad (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • mahā -
  • maha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    maha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    mahat (noun, masculine)
    mah (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mahā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    mah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • ahadaḥ -
  • had (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.48.38

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 5.48.38 in Gujarati sript:
અથાસ્ય પુણ્ડરીકાક્ષઃ પયોમૂર્તિરુપાયયૌ ।
પ્રસાદમુત્પલશ્યામઃ શરદીવ મહાહદઃ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

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 5.48.38 in Telugu sript:
అథాస్య పుణ్డరీకాక్షః పయోమూర్తిరుపాయయౌ ।
ప్రసాదముత్పలశ్యామః శరదీవ మహాహదః ॥ ౩౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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