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 7.6.55

पातनैकान्तदक्षाणि दोषाशीविषवन्ति च ।
रूक्षकण्टकलक्षाणि श्वभ्राग्राणीन्द्रियाणि च ॥ ५५ ॥

pātanaikāntadakṣāṇi doṣāśīviṣavanti ca |
rūkṣakaṇṭakalakṣāṇi śvabhrāgrāṇīndriyāṇi ca || 55 ||

They are like hidden caves on earth overspread with thorns and brambles, and inbred with venomous snakes, in which the unwary fall to be smitten and bitten to death.

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

Patana, Ekanta, Daksha, Dosha, Dos, Ashivisha, Ruksha, Kantaka, Laksha, Shvabhra, Agra, Indriya, Indriyani,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.6.55). 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.

  • Line1: “pātanaikāntadakṣāṇi doṣāśīviṣavanti ca
  • pātanai -
  • pātana (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pātana (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pātanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ekānta -
  • ekānta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ekānta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dakṣāṇi -
  • dakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • doṣā -
  • doṣā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    doṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    doṣan (noun, neuter)
    [compound]
    doṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    dos (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • āśīviṣa -
  • āśīviṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • vanti -
  • vanti (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line2: “rūkṣakaṇṭakalakṣāṇi śvabhrāgrāṇīndriyāṇi ca
  • rūkṣa -
  • rūkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rūkṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • kaṇṭaka -
  • kaṇṭaka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lakṣāṇi -
  • lakṣa (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    lakṣ (verb class 1)
    [imperative active first single]
  • śvabhrā -
  • śvabhra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    śvabhra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • agrāṇī -
  • agra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • indriyāṇi -
  • indriyāṇi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    indriyāṇi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    indriyāṇi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    indriya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.6.55

Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 7.6.55 in Gujarati sript:
પાતનૈકાન્તદક્ષાણિ દોષાશીવિષવન્તિ ચ ।
રૂક્ષકણ્ટકલક્ષાણિ શ્વભ્રાગ્રાણીન્દ્રિયાણિ ચ ॥ ૫૫ ॥

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 7.6.55 in Telugu sript:
పాతనైకాన్తదక్షాణి దోషాశీవిషవన్తి చ ।
రూక్షకణ్టకలక్షాణి శ్వభ్రాగ్రాణీన్ద్రియాణి చ ॥ ౫౫ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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