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 7.39.22

रूपालोकमनस्कारबुद्धयहन्तादयः परे ।
स्वरूपभूताः सलिले द्रवत्वमिव खात्मकाः ॥ २२ ॥

rūpālokamanaskārabuddhayahantādayaḥ pare |
svarūpabhūtāḥ salile dravatvamiva khātmakāḥ || 22 ||

Hence visual sight and sensations, mental thought and understanding, consciousness of ego or self, and all other properties belonging to intellectual man, are the original types of the transcendent spirit, as fluidity is immanent in water. All these intellectual and spiritual properties are of an airy or vacuous nature.

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

Rupa, Aloka, Manaskara, Buddha, Ahanta, Adaya, Pare, Para, Pari, Svarupa, Bhuta, Salila, Dravatva, Iva, Khatman,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.39.22). 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: “rūpālokamanaskārabuddhayahantādayaḥ pare
  • rūpā -
  • rūpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rūpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rūpā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • āloka -
  • āloka (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • manaskāra -
  • manaskāra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • buddha -
  • buddha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    buddha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ya -
  • i (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    ī (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    e (noun, masculine)
  • ahantā -
  • ahantā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • adayaḥ -
  • adaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [imperfect active second single]
  • pare -
  • pare (indeclinable)
    para (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [locative single]
    para (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    parā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    pari (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    pari (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “svarūpabhūtāḥ salile dravatvamiva khātmakāḥ
  • svarūpa -
  • svarūpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    svarūpa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • bhūtāḥ -
  • bhūta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    bhūtā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • salile -
  • salila (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    salila (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    salilā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • dravatvam -
  • dravatva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • iva -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    iva (indeclinable)
  • khātma -
  • khātman (noun, masculine)
    khātman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kāḥ -
  • kās (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    (pronoun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [accusative plural]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 7.39.22

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 7.39.22 in Gujarati sript:
રૂપાલોકમનસ્કારબુદ્ધયહન્તાદયઃ પરે ।
સ્વરૂપભૂતાઃ સલિલે દ્રવત્વમિવ ખાત્મકાઃ ॥ ૨૨ ॥

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 7.39.22 in Telugu sript:
రూపాలోకమనస్కారబుద్ధయహన్తాదయః పరే ।
స్వరూపభూతాః సలిలే ద్రవత్వమివ ఖాత్మకాః ॥ ౨౨ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

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

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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