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 5.51.37

तृष्णाकरञ्जजटिलां जन्मजर्जरगुल्मिकाम् ।
संसारारण्यसरसीं त्यक्त्वा यास्याम्यहं कदा ॥ ३७ ॥

tṛṣṇākarañjajaṭilāṃ janmajarjaragulmikām |
saṃsārāraṇyasarasīṃ tyaktvā yāsyāmyahaṃ kadā || 37 ||

Ah! when shall I pass over this lake of the world, wherein my desires and passions, are as the weeds and thorny brambles, and obstructing my passage to its borders of felicity.

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

Trishna, Karanja, Jatila, Janmaja, Gulmi, Gulmin, Kam, Samsara, Aranya, Sarasi, Aha, Asmad, Kada,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.37). 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: “tṛṣṇākarañjajaṭilāṃ janmajarjaragulmikām
  • tṛṣṇā -
  • tṛṣṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • karañja -
  • karañja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • jaṭilām -
  • jaṭilā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • janmajar -
  • janmaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    janmaja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ṛja -
  • ṛj (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • ra -
  • ra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gulmi -
  • gulmī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    gulmin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    gulmin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kām -
  • kām (indeclinable)
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “saṃsārāraṇyasarasīṃ tyaktvā yāsyāmyahaṃ kadā
  • saṃsārā -
  • saṃsāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • araṇya -
  • araṇya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    araṇya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sarasīm -
  • sarasī (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • tyaktvā -
  • tyaj -> tyaktvā (absolutive)
    [absolutive from √tyaj]
  • yāsyāmya -
  • (verb class 2)
    [future active first single]
  • aham -
  • aha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [nominative single]
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kadā (indeclinable)
    kadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.51.37

Cover of edition (1891)

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

Buy now!
Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

Buy now!

Preview of verse 5.51.37 in Gujarati sript:
તૃષ્ણાકરઞ્જજટિલાં જન્મજર્જરગુલ્મિકામ્ ।
સંસારારણ્યસરસીં ત્યક્ત્વા યાસ્યામ્યહં કદા ॥ ૩૭ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

Buy now!

Preview of verse 5.51.37 in Telugu sript:
తృష్ణాకరఞ్జజటిలాం జన్మజర్జరగుల్మికామ్ ।
సంసారారణ్యసరసీం త్యక్త్వా యాస్యామ్యహం కదా ॥ ౩౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

Buy now!
Let's grow together!

I humbly request your help to keep doing what I do best: provide the world with unbiased sources, definitions and images. Your donation direclty influences the quality and quantity of knowledge, wisdom and spiritual insight the world is exposed to.

Let's make the world a better place together!

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: