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 5.51.9

गन्धमादनशैलेन्द्रनाम्नि काचित्किल स्थली ।
विद्यते कीर्णकुसुमा द्रुमकर्पूरकेसरा ॥ ९ ॥

gandhamādanaśailendranāmni kācitkila sthalī |
vidyate kīrṇakusumā drumakarpūrakesarā || 9 ||

Among these stood the high hill of Gandhamadana with a table land on it, which was full of camphor arbours, that shed the odours of their flowers and pistils continually on the ground.

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

Gandhamadana, Shailendra, Naman, Acit, Kila, Sthali, Kirna, Kusuma, Druma, Karpuraka, Sara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.9). 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: “gandhamādanaśailendranāmni kācitkila sthalī
  • gandhamādana -
  • gandhamādana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    gandhamādana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śailendra -
  • śailendra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • nāmni -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    ka (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • acit -
  • acit (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    acit (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    acit (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kila -
  • kila (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    kila (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kil (verb class 6)
    [imperative active second single]
  • sthalī -
  • sthalī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “vidyate kīrṇakusumā drumakarpūrakesarā
  • vidyate -
  • vid (verb class 2)
    [present passive third single]
    vid (verb class 6)
    [present passive third single]
    vid (verb class 7)
    [present passive third single]
  • kīrṇa -
  • kīrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kīrṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kṝ -> kīrṇa (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [vocative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
    kṝ -> kīrṇa (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √kṝ class 5 verb], [vocative single from √kṝ class 9 verb]
  • kusumā* -
  • kusuma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    kusumā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • druma -
  • druma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • karpūrake -
  • karpūraka (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sarā -
  • sarā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.9

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 5.51.9 in Gujarati sript:
ગન્ધમાદનશૈલેન્દ્રનામ્નિ કાચિત્કિલ સ્થલી ।
વિદ્યતે કીર્ણકુસુમા દ્રુમકર્પૂરકેસરા ॥ ૯ ॥

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 5.51.9 in Telugu sript:
గన్ధమాదనశైలేన్ద్రనామ్ని కాచిత్కిల స్థలీ ।
విద్యతే కీర్ణకుసుమా ద్రుమకర్పూరకేసరా ॥ ౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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