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 5.51.4

मद्वाक्यार्थैकतत्त्वज्ञ मद्वाक्यार्थैकभावनात् ।
सुखमाप्नोषि सर्पारिर्यथाभ्ररवभावनात् ॥ ४ ॥

madvākyārthaikatattvajña madvākyārthaikabhāvanāt |
sukhamāpnoṣi sarpāriryathābhraravabhāvanāt || 4 ||

Knowing the truth of my sayings, and pondering on the deep sense of these sayings of mine, you will get a delight in your inmost soul, as the serpent killing peacock, is ravished at the deep roaring of raining clouds.

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

Madvan, Artha, Aika, Tattvajna, Ekabhava, Sukham, Sukha, Sarpari, Yatha, Abhra, Rava, Bhavana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.4). 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: “madvākyārthaikatattvajña madvākyārthaikabhāvanāt
  • madvā -
  • madvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    madvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • akyā -
  • ak -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ak]
    añc -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √añc]
  • arthai -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [imperative middle first single]
  • aika -
  • aika (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    aika (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tattvajña -
  • tattvajña (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tattvajña (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • madvā -
  • madvan (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    madvan (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • akyā -
  • ak -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √ak]
    añc -> akya (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √añc]
  • arthai -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single], [imperative middle first single]
  • ekabhāva -
  • ekabhāva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ekabhāva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nāt -
  • na (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • Line 2: “sukhamāpnoṣi sarpāriryathābhraravabhāvanāt
  • sukham -
  • sukham (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sukha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sukha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sukhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • āpnoṣi -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [present active second single]
  • sarpārir -
  • sarpāri (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • ābhra -
  • ābhra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ābhra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • rava -
  • rava (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ru (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • bhāvanāt -
  • bhāvana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    bhāvana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.4

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 5.51.4 in Gujarati sript:
મદ્વાક્યાર્થૈકતત્ત્વજ્ઞ મદ્વાક્યાર્થૈકભાવનાત્ ।
સુખમાપ્નોષિ સર્પારિર્યથાભ્રરવભાવનાત્ ॥ ૪ ॥

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 5.51.4 in Telugu sript:
మద్వాక్యార్థైకతత్త్వజ్ఞ మద్వాక్యార్థైకభావనాత్ ।
సుఖమాప్నోషి సర్పారిర్యథాభ్రరవభావనాత్ ॥ ౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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