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 7.31.29

वीतरागभयक्रोधो निर्वाणः शान्तमानसः ।
शिलेवाप्यशिलीभूतो मुनिस्तिष्ठति नित्यशः ॥ २९ ॥

vītarāgabhayakrodho nirvāṇaḥ śāntamānasaḥ |
śilevāpyaśilībhūto munistiṣṭhati nityaśaḥ || 29 ||

The saint being freed from his passions and feelings of anger and fear and other affections, and getting the tranquillity of nirvana extinction in his mind, becomes as frigid as snow and remains as a block of stone forever.

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

Vitaragabhayakrodha, Nirvana, Shantamanasa, Apya, Shilibhuta, Muni, Tishthat, Nityashah,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.31.29). 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: “vītarāgabhayakrodho nirvāṇaḥ śāntamānasaḥ
  • vītarāgabhayakrodho* -
  • vītarāgabhayakrodha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nirvāṇaḥ -
  • nirvāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śāntamānasaḥ -
  • śāntamānasa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “śilevāpyaśilībhūto munistiṣṭhati nityaśaḥ
  • śilevā -
  • śil (verb class 6)
    [optative active first dual]
  • apya -
  • apya (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śilībhūto* -
  • śilībhūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • munis -
  • muni (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tiṣṭhati -
  • sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, masculine)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā -> tiṣṭhat (participle, neuter)
    [locative single from √sthā class 1 verb]
    sthā (verb class 1)
    [present active third single]
  • nityaśaḥ -
  • nityaśaḥ (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.31.29

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 7.31.29 in Gujarati sript:
વીતરાગભયક્રોધો નિર્વાણઃ શાન્તમાનસઃ ।
શિલેવાપ્યશિલીભૂતો મુનિસ્તિષ્ઠતિ નિત્યશઃ ॥ ૨૯ ॥

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 7.31.29 in Telugu sript:
వీతరాగభయక్రోధో నిర్వాణః శాన్తమానసః ।
శిలేవాప్యశిలీభూతో మునిస్తిష్ఠతి నిత్యశః ॥ ౨౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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