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 6.55.38

भावितात्मासि कौन्तेय सत्यं विज्ञातवानसि ।
अयं सोहं जना एते मयेति त्यज वासनाम् ॥ ३८ ॥

bhāvitātmāsi kaunteya satyaṃ vijñātavānasi |
ayaṃ sohaṃ janā ete mayeti tyaja vāsanām || 38 ||

You are best acquainted with the self, O Arjuna! and well know the truth also;therefore try to get off your error of yourself and not yourself, as this I and that another, as also of your desires for yourself and other.

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

Bhavitatman, Asi, Kaunteya, Satyam, Satya, Vijnata, Vana, Aya, Idam, Uha, Jana, Eta, Etad, Eti, Esha, Maya, Asmad, Iti, Vasana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.55.38). 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: “bhāvitātmāsi kaunteya satyaṃ vijñātavānasi
  • bhāvitātmā -
  • bhāvitātman (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    bhāvitātman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • asi -
  • asi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    asi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    asī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    as (verb class 2)
    [present active second single]
  • kaunteya -
  • kaunteya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • satyam -
  • satyam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    satya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    satya (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    satyā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • vijñāta -
  • vijñāta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vijñāta (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]
  • si -
  • si (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • Line 2: “ayaṃ sohaṃ janā ete mayeti tyaja vāsanām
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • so -
  • (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    so (noun, feminine)
    [compound]
    sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ūham -
  • ūha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ūhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • janā* -
  • jana (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    janā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ete -
  • eta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    eta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    etā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    eṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    eṣa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
  • maye -
  • maya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [instrumental single]
    mayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    asmad (pronoun, none)
    [instrumental single]
    (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    may (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
    (verb class 1)
    [present middle first single], [imperative active second single]
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tyaja -
  • tyaj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vāsanām -
  • vāsanā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.55.38

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.55.38 in Gujarati sript:
ભાવિતાત્માસિ કૌન્તેય સત્યં વિજ્ઞાતવાનસિ ।
અયં સોહં જના એતે મયેતિ ત્યજ વાસનામ્ ॥ ૩૮ ॥

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 6.55.38 in Telugu sript:
భావితాత్మాసి కౌన్తేయ సత్యం విజ్ఞాతవానసి ।
అయం సోహం జనా ఏతే మయేతి త్యజ వాసనామ్ ॥ ౩౮ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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