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 5.66.33

चिन्ताचक्रे चिरं बद्धं कुक्रियाचारचञ्चुरम् ।
चेतो भ्रमति सामुद्रे गर्तावर्ते तृणं यथा ॥ ३३ ॥

cintācakre ciraṃ baddhaṃ kukriyācāracañcuram |
ceto bhramati sāmudre gartāvarte tṛṇaṃ yathā || 33 ||

The mind is bound to the wheel of its anxieties, and put to the rack for its misleads; it revolves all along as a straw, in the eddy of this ocean of the world.

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

Cinta, Acakra, Ciram, Cira, Baddha, Kukriya, Acara, Cancura, Cetri, Cetas, Ceta, Bhramat, Samudra, Samudri, Garta, Arti, Trina, Yatha,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.66.33). 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: “cintācakre ciraṃ baddhaṃ kukriyācāracañcuram
  • cintā -
  • cinta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cinta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cintā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    cint (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • acakre -
  • acakra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    acakra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    acakrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • ciram -
  • ciram (indeclinable)
    cira (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    cira (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    cirā (noun, feminine)
  • baddham -
  • baddha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    baddha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    baddhā (noun, feminine)
  • kukriyā -
  • kukriya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kukriya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    kukriyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • acāra -
  • acāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    acāra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • cañcuram -
  • cañcura (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “ceto bhramati sāmudre gartāvarte tṛṇaṃ yathā
  • ceto* -
  • cetas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cetṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ceta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhramati -
  • bhramat (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    bhramat (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    bhram (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • sāmudre -
  • sāmudra (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sāmudra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sāmudrā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sāmudri (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • gartāva -
  • garta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • arte -
  • arti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • tṛṇam -
  • tṛṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tṛṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • yathā -
  • yathā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    yathā (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yathā (indeclinable)

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.66.33

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 5.66.33 in Gujarati sript:
ચિન્તાચક્રે ચિરં બદ્ધં કુક્રિયાચારચઞ્ચુરમ્ ।
ચેતો ભ્રમતિ સામુદ્રે ગર્તાવર્તે તૃણં યથા ॥ ૩૩ ॥

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 5.66.33 in Telugu sript:
చిన్తాచక్రే చిరం బద్ధం కుక్రియాచారచఞ్చురమ్ ।
చేతో భ్రమతి సాముద్రే గర్తావర్తే తృణం యథా ॥ ౩౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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