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 7.18.34

यदिदं दृश्यते किंचिज्जगत्स्थावरजङ्गमम् ।
अमुञ्चतः पराणुत्वं जीवस्यैतत्स्मृतं वपुः ॥ ३४ ॥

yadidaṃ dṛśyate kiṃcijjagatsthāvarajaṅgamam |
amuñcataḥ parāṇutvaṃ jīvasyaitatsmṛtaṃ vapuḥ || 34 ||

Whatever is seen to be moving or unmoving here in this world; is the vivarta or expanded body of the living soul, without any alteration in its atomic minuteness.

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

Yadi, Yad, Drishyata, Kim, Cijjagat, Sthavarajangama, Para, Anutva, Jiva, Etad, Smrita, Vapu, Vapus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.18.34). 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: “yadidaṃ dṛśyate kiṃcijjagatsthāvarajaṅgamam
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • dam -
  • da (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    da (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    (noun, masculine)
    [adverb]
  • dṛśyate -
  • dṛśyatā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dṛś (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
  • kiñ -
  • kim (indeclinable interrogative)
    [indeclinable interrogative]
    kim (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    kim (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • cijjagat -
  • cijjagat (noun, masculine)
    [compound]
    cijjagat (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    cijjagat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sthāvarajaṅgamam -
  • sthāvarajaṅgama (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • Line 2: “amuñcataḥ parāṇutvaṃ jīvasyaitatsmṛtaṃ vapuḥ
  • amuñcat -
  • muc (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active third single]
    muñc (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • aḥ -
  • a (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
    (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
  • parā -
  • para (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    para (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aṇutvam -
  • aṇutva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • jīvasyai -
  • jīva (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
    jīva (noun, neuter)
    [genitive single]
  • etat -
  • etad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    etad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • smṛtam -
  • smṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    smṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    smṛtā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, masculine)
    [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
    smṛ -> smṛta (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √smṛ class 1 verb], [accusative single from √smṛ class 1 verb]
  • vapuḥ -
  • vapus (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    vapus (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vapu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    vapu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.18.34

Cover of edition (1891)

Yoga Vasistha English (four volumes)
by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891)

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Cover of Gujarati edition

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

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 7.18.34 in Gujarati sript:
યદિદં દૃશ્યતે કિંચિજ્જગત્સ્થાવરજઙ્ગમમ્ ।
અમુઞ્ચતઃ પરાણુત્વં જીવસ્યૈતત્સ્મૃતં વપુઃ ॥ ૩૪ ॥

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 7.18.34 in Telugu sript:
యదిదం దృశ్యతే కించిజ్జగత్స్థావరజఙ్గమమ్ ।
అముఞ్చతః పరాణుత్వం జీవస్యైతత్స్మృతం వపుః ॥ ౩౪ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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