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 6.16.17

इत्युक्तवानसौ पक्षी भुशुण्डश्चिरजीवितः ।
त्रिकालामलसंवेदी तत्र प्रोक्तमिदं मया ॥ १७ ॥

ityuktavānasau pakṣī bhuśuṇḍaścirajīvitaḥ |
trikālāmalasaṃvedī tatra proktamidaṃ mayā || 17 ||

In this manner did the longival crow, that was clear sighted with his knowledge of the three times, deliver his inquiry by way of formality.

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

Ityukta, Vana, Pakshi, Pakshin, Bhushunda, Cirajivin, Cirajivi, Tas, Trikala, Alas, Alasa, Vedi, Vedin, Tatra, Prokta, Idam, Maya, Asmad,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.16.17). 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: “ityuktavānasau pakṣī bhuśuṇḍaścirajīvitaḥ
  • ityukta -
  • ityukta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vāna -
  • vāna (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vāna (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    u -> vāna (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √u class 1 verb], [vocative single from √u class 2 verb], [vocative single from √u class 5 verb]
    u -> vāna (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √u class 1 verb], [vocative single from √u class 2 verb], [vocative single from √u class 5 verb]
  • sau -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • pakṣī -
  • pakṣī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    pakṣī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    pakṣi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pakṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bhuśuṇḍaś -
  • bhuśuṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • cirajīvi -
  • cirajīvin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    cirajīvin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    cirajīvī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
    cirajīvī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    cirajīvī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • taḥ -
  • tas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “trikālāmalasaṃvedī tatra proktamidaṃ mayā
  • trikālām -
  • trikālā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • alasaṃ -
  • alasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    alasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    alasā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    alas (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    las (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • vedī -
  • vedī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    vedi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vedi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    vedin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • proktam -
  • prokta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    prokta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    proktā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • idam -
  • idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • mayā -
  • (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.16.17

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.16.17 in Gujarati sript:
ઇત્યુક્તવાનસૌ પક્ષી ભુશુણ્ડશ્ચિરજીવિતઃ ।
ત્રિકાલામલસંવેદી તત્ર પ્રોક્તમિદં મયા ॥ ૧૭ ॥

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 6.16.17 in Telugu sript:
ఇత్యుక్తవానసౌ పక్షీ భుశుణ్డశ్చిరజీవితః ।
త్రికాలామలసంవేదీ తత్ర ప్రోక్తమిదం మయా ॥ ౧౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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