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 6.111.1

श्रीवसिष्ठ उवाच ।
एतत्ते सर्वमाख्यातं शिखिध्वजकथानकम् ।
अनेन गच्छन्मार्गेण न कदाचन खिद्यसे ॥ १ ॥

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
etatte sarvamākhyātaṃ śikhidhvajakathānakam |
anena gacchanmārgeṇa na kadācana khidyase || 1 ||

Vasishtha related:—Now I have narrated to you fully, and finished my relation of the narrative of Sikhidvaja; and hope you will imitate his example, to set you free from all sorrow and misery.

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

Shri, Vasishtha, Etad, Tad, Yushmad, Sarvam, Sarva, Akhyata, Shikhidhvaja, Kathanaka, Ana, Anena, Idam, Gacchat, Marga, Kada, Cana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.111.1). 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: “śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
  • vasiṣṭha* -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “etatte sarvamākhyātaṃ śikhidhvajakathānakam
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sarvam -
  • sarvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sarva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ākhyātam -
  • ākhyāta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    ākhyāta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    ākhyātā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • śikhidhvaja -
  • śikhidhvaja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śikhidhvaja (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kathānakam -
  • kathānaka (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 3: “anena gacchanmārgeṇa na kadācana khidyase
  • anena -
  • anena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    anena (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ana (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • gacchan -
  • gacchat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    gacchat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • mārgeṇa -
  • mārga (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    mārga (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kadā -
  • kadā (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    kadā (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • cana -
  • cana (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    cana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    cana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    can (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • khidyase -
  • khid (verb class 4)
    [present passive second single]
    khid (verb class 6)
    [present passive second single]
    khid (verb class 7)
    [present passive second single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.111.1

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.111.1 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રીવસિષ્ઠ ઉવાચ ।
એતત્તે સર્વમાખ્યાતં શિખિધ્વજકથાનકમ્ ।
અનેન ગચ્છન્માર્ગેણ ન કદાચન ખિદ્યસે ॥ ૧ ॥

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 6.111.1 in Telugu sript:
శ్రీవసిష్ఠ ఉవాచ ।
ఏతత్తే సర్వమాఖ్యాతం శిఖిధ్వజకథానకమ్ ।
అనేన గచ్ఛన్మార్గేణ న కదాచన ఖిద్యసే ॥ ౧ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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