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 6.120.23

शशाङ्कशीतलः पूर्णो भाति भासेव भास्करः ।
क्रियमाणा कृता कर्मतूलश्रीर्देहशाल्मलेः ॥ २३ ॥

śaśāṅkaśītalaḥ pūrṇo bhāti bhāseva bhāskaraḥ |
kriyamāṇā kṛtā karmatūlaśrīrdehaśālmaleḥ || 23 ||

As the moon is cool with her cooling beams; and the sun is hot by his burning heat; so a man is either good or bad according as the work he does.

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

Shashanka, Shitala, Purna, Bhaskara, Kriyamana, Krit, Krita, Karman, Tula, Shri, Deha, Shalmala,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.120.23). 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: “śaśāṅkaśītalaḥ pūrṇo bhāti bhāseva bhāskaraḥ
  • śaśāṅka -
  • śaśāṅka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śītalaḥ -
  • śītala (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pūrṇo* -
  • pūrṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    pṝ -> pūrṇa (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √pṝ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √pṝ class 6 verb], [nominative single from √pṝ class 9 verb]
  • bhāti -
  • bhāti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    bhā (verb class 2)
    [present active third single]
  • bhāseva -
  • bhās (verb class 1)
    [optative active first dual]
  • bhāskaraḥ -
  • bhāskara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “kriyamāṇā kṛtā karmatūlaśrīrdehaśālmaleḥ
  • kriyamāṇā -
  • kriyamāṇā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kriyamāṇā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
    kṛ -> kriyamāṇā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 3 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 6 verb]
  • kṛtā -
  • kṛt (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    kṛt (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    kṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    kṛ -> kṛtā (participle, feminine)
    [nominative single from √kṛ class 1 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 2 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 5 verb], [nominative single from √kṛ class 8 verb]
  • karma -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • tūla -
  • tūla (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tūla (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tūl (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • śrīr -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative plural]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • deha -
  • deha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    deha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dah (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • śālmale -
  • śālmala (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
  • iḥ -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.120.23

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.120.23 in Gujarati sript:
શશાઙ્કશીતલઃ પૂર્ણો ભાતિ ભાસેવ ભાસ્કરઃ ।
ક્રિયમાણા કૃતા કર્મતૂલશ્રીર્દેહશાલ્મલેઃ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

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 6.120.23 in Telugu sript:
శశాఙ్కశీతలః పూర్ణో భాతి భాసేవ భాస్కరః ।
క్రియమాణా కృతా కర్మతూలశ్రీర్దేహశాల్మలేః ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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