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 6.88.17

इति तस्मिन्स्थिते यातो मणिरुड्डीय सिद्धयः ।
त्यजन्ति ह्यवमन्तारं शरो गुणमिवोज्झितः ॥ १७ ॥

iti tasminsthite yāto maṇiruḍḍīya siddhayaḥ |
tyajanti hyavamantāraṃ śaro guṇamivojjhitaḥ || 17 ||

As the undetermined man hung in the balance of his suspicion, the precious gem flew away and vanished from his sight; as the merited man avoids his slighter, and as the shaft flies from its string or the stone from its sling.

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

Iti, Tad, Sthita, Sthiti, Yat, Yata, Yatri, Mani, Uddiya, Siddhi, Tyajat, Tyajanti, Avamantri, Shara, Sharas, Guna, Iva, Ujjhitri, Ujjhita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.88.17). 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: “iti tasminsthite yāto maṇiruḍḍīya siddhayaḥ
  • iti -
  • iti (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    iti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • tasmin -
  • tad (noun, neuter)
    [locative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • sthite -
  • sthita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sthita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    sthiti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthita (participle, neuter)
    [nominative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> sthitā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative single from √sthā class 1 verb], [vocative dual from √sthā class 1 verb], [accusative dual from √sthā class 1 verb]
  • yāto* -
  • yāt (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    yāt (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    yāta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    -> yāta (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb]
    yātṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    yātṛ (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (verb class 2)
    [present active third dual]
  • maṇir -
  • maṇi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uḍḍīya -
  • uḍḍīya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    uḍḍīya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • siddhayaḥ -
  • siddhi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • Line 2: “tyajanti hyavamantāraṃ śaro guṇamivojjhitaḥ
  • tyajanti -
  • tyaj -> tyajat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb], [vocative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb], [accusative plural from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj -> tyajantī (participle, feminine)
    [vocative single from √tyaj class 1 verb]
    tyaj (verb class 1)
    [present active third plural]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • avamantāram -
  • avamantṛ (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
  • śaro* -
  • śaras (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    śara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • guṇam -
  • guṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    guṇā (noun, feminine)
  • ivo -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • ujjhitaḥ -
  • ujjhitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    ujjhita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    ujjh -> ujjhita (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ujjh class 6 verb]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.88.17

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.88.17 in Gujarati sript:
ઇતિ તસ્મિન્સ્થિતે યાતો મણિરુડ્ડીય સિદ્ધયઃ ।
ત્યજન્તિ હ્યવમન્તારં શરો ગુણમિવોજ્ઝિતઃ ॥ 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 6.88.17 in Telugu sript:
ఇతి తస్మిన్స్థితే యాతో మణిరుడ్డీయ సిద్ధయః ।
త్యజన్తి హ్యవమన్తారం శరో గుణమివోజ్ఝితః ॥ ౧౭ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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