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 6.127.14

शून्यमूलः प्रपञ्चोऽयं शून्यताशिखरः सखे ।
सारशून्यतया मध्येऽप्यनास्था सन्मनीषिणाम् ॥ १४ ॥

śūnyamūlaḥ prapañco'yaṃ śūnyatāśikharaḥ sakhe |
sāraśūnyatayā madhye'pyanāsthā sanmanīṣiṇām || 14 ||

The world is based on vacuity, and it ends in vacuum also; its midmost part being vacuous likewise, there is no reliance placed upon it by the intelligent and wise.

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

Shunyamula, Prapanca, Aya, Idam, Shunyata, Shikhara, Sakha, Sakhi, Sarashunya, Taya, Madhye, Madhya, Api, Apya, Anastha, Sat, Sad, Manishina, Manishin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.127.14). 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: “śūnyamūlaḥ prapañco'yaṃ śūnyatāśikharaḥ sakhe
  • śūnyamūlaḥ -
  • śūnyamūla (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prapañco' -
  • prapañca (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • ayam -
  • aya (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śūnyatā -
  • śūnyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • śikharaḥ -
  • śikhara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sakhe -
  • sakha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sakhi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    sakhā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “sāraśūnyatayā madhye'pyanāsthā sanmanīṣiṇām
  • sāraśūnya -
  • sāraśūnya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sāraśūnya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • tayā* -
  • taya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • madhye' -
  • madhye (indeclinable)
    madhya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    madhya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    madhyā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • apya -
  • api (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • anāsthā -
  • anāsthā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • san -
  • sat (indeclinable)
    sat (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • manīṣiṇām -
  • manīṣiṇā (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
    manīṣin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    manīṣin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 6.127.14

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 6.127.14 in Gujarati sript:
શૂન્યમૂલઃ પ્રપઞ્ચોઽયં શૂન્યતાશિખરઃ સખે ।
સારશૂન્યતયા મધ્યેઽપ્યનાસ્થા સન્મનીષિણામ્ ॥ ૧૪ ॥

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 6.127.14 in Telugu sript:
శూన్యమూలః ప్రపఞ్చోఽయం శూన్యతాశిఖరః సఖే ।
సారశూన్యతయా మధ్యేఽప్యనాస్థా సన్మనీషిణామ్ ॥ ౧౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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